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The Provincetown Public Library

A Cultural Storytelling Center at Lands End

Open Daily:

Monday and Friday: 10-5
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday: 10-8
Saturday and Sunday: 1-5

Please note: The doors are locked 15 minutes before closing time to ensure an empty and secure building. Thank you for understanding.

New in the World of Books….

Nan’s October Book Highlights

Scary, spooky, shadowy and supernatural – just in time for the season! Dracul, by Dacre Stoker and J.D. Barker It is 1868, and a twenty-one-year-old Bram Stoker waits in a desolate tower to face an indescribable evil, armed only with crucifixes, holy water, and a...

New York Times Bestsellers: August 20, 2018

COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK FICTION TAILSPIN by Sandra Brown CRAZY RICH ASIANS by Kevin Kwan ORIGIN by Dan Brown SERPENTINE by Laurell K. Hamilton SHARP OBJECTS by Gillian Flynn COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK NONFICTION EVERYTHING TRUMP TOUCHES DIES by...

Staff Summer Reads

Library staff members have been chilling with these fabulous and fascinating books this summer. Augustown, by Kei Miller; chosen by Mary Alice Wells Beautifully written novel with touches of the mystical about racial and socio-economic discrimination in Jamaica....

About the Provincetown Library: 

Located downtown on Commercial Street, the Library is both a literal and metaphorical center of the Provincetown community, housing nearly 40,000 items, more than 30 works of art from the Town’s Art Collection, and the Rose Dorothea Schooner model.

Now Accepting Online Donations

Contribute to the Library Gift Fund using your credit card online! The Library Gift Fund is maintained by the Provincetown Board of Library Trustees, and is used to pay our building’s mortgage each year. Your contribution brings us one step closer to paying off the $300,000 still owed for our gorgeous building.

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Latest Video from the Provincetown Public Library:

 

Julie Lythcott-Haims at the PPL

 

August 2017 Writer's Voice Café

 

Brittany's Tech Tips: Uploading Video to YouTube

 

February 2017 Writer's Voice Café

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