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LAWRENCE MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Bristol's gateway to a world of information
for all who delight in discovery through reading, watching, and listening.
~nurturing the intellectual and cultural life of our Bristol community~
Check out the latest from the Vermont Department
of Libraries :
Nearly 130,000 historical Vermont newspaper pages can be searched or browsed.
Now available from Overdrive -- e-books! And don't
forget the great audiobooks available as well!
And don't forget about these great services!
If you are prompted for a username or password, please call the library.
Universal Class Learn something new today!
Over 500 online non-credit Continuing Education Courses.
Heritage Quest helps you research local and family history, with census data; genealogies;
books; Revolutionary War era pension & bounty-land warrant application files; Freedman's Bank records (the Bank was
served African Americans from 1865-1874); and Memorials, Petitions and Private Relief Actions of the U.S. Congress
To start learning with Universal Class, just click the above link and type in your 14 digit code. The code begins with 2VSNS,
and ends with your patron barcode. To make it 14 digits, add as many zeros in between as you need. So, if
your patron number is 4532366, the code you would enter is 2VSNS004532366. If your patron number was 2366,
the code you would enter is 2VSNS000002366. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the library.
Gale's Research, Full-text, and Learning / Career Resources. New services include:
~ an online career guidance center that walks you through the job-search process
from beginning to end. It brings together all the tools needed to explore and take the leap to a new career.
Use a step-by-step approach to 1) explore new career possibilities; 2) assess your interests and experience;
3) identify ways to improve their prospects; 4) prepare for a job search; and 5) search and apply for jobs.
~ Whether you want to learn a language for travel, business, or personal enrichment,
Powerspeak Languages is a breakthrough in online language learning. The highly engaging courses utilize
an arsenal of progressive language learning methods.
~ an innovative Web-based full-text newspaper database which allows you to search articles
instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section, or other criteria.
A one-stop source for the day's news, and searchable archives covering more than 1,000 newspapers.
On April 22, 2011 the Vermont House recognized our library and its service to the Bristol community for the past 100 years.
See a copy of the special resolution (this is a large file and may take time to load).
Find us and see what's happening on
Young Adult Librarian
has returned to the library!
Why not bring those holiday craft projects to the library? Tuesdays and
Thursdays 6:30-7:30 through December.
Billings Farm & Museum
Brattleboro Museum & Art Center
Echo Lake & Aquarium Center
Check this out!!
Poetry Rocks-Keep an eye out for these in the
One World Library Project
: a growing collection of personally recommended books, films & other media to help enlighten our community about world cultures.