Salem Witch Trials of 1692 with M. E. Kemp October 26th @ 7:00 PM
The Salem Witch Trials is one of the more interesting periods of our Massachusetts history. Author M.E. Kemp has done extensive research on the Salem Witch Trials, at first for her historical mystery book "Death of a Bawdy Belle". She now continues her research constantly to discover and share new information in her lectures. Click here for more information. Click here to register
Nevins Library Introduces Flipster®
A New Way to Access Digital Magazines
Patrons of Nevins Library can now access their favorite digital magazines using Flipster® from EBSCO Information Services.
On Your Mark, Get Set… Read!™ is the theme of the 2016 summer reading program for children (pre-K to grade 6). Click here to sign up for programs using our online registration system. Program registration starts on June 15th at 2:00pm To participate in a special prize drawing for items in the Boston Bruins "When You Read, You Score" program or get the prize incentive to the Topsfield Fair, children in grades K to 6 must meet a minimum reading goal of 5 age-appropriate books on their online reading logs by August 8th . To create your online reading log; go to www.readsinma.org and select the city of Methuen. Choose the age of your summer reading program and then find the words Join here on the form. Fill out the form and you are ready to record the books you will read this summer. If you need assistance, call the Children’s Department at ext. 26.
4 Ways to get free e-Books from Nevins Library Click on any of the links below to get started!
The Commonwealth e-Collections are now easier to use then ever! Nevins Library Enhances Patron eReading Experience with New Axis 360 App
The new baker & Taylor Axis 360 app provides Apple, Android and Windows Desktop users the ability to discover, download and read ebooks or listen to digital audiobooks, within a single application.
Axis 360 app users will enjoy increased functionality and ease-of-use, with one-stop access to digital content from Nevins Library. The new app provides single sign on, eliminating the need for Adobe IDs, additional apps and credentials. Users link to their home library, search or browse their favorite topics and enjoy reading or listening within the Axis 360 app. Axis 360 also presents recommendations from the library’s collection, based on the user’s selection.
Users will no longer need to have Acoustik, Blio or axisReader apps to experience digital audiobooks or ebooks, as all titles will now open directly in the new Axis 360 application. Users will also have access to their bookshelf of borrowed material – “My Stuff” – seamlessly from all their devices – desktop, tablets and smartphones.
To download the new app and learn about Axis 360 please click here
Now would be a great time to sign up for one of our many bookgroups!
The Nevins Library is very excited to announce our latest project: The Nevins Buzz Blog! Check it out here: http://nevinsbuzz.wordpress.com/ We expect to have lots of great information for you here about library news, book reviews and recommendations, and lots lots more!!