A Message from the Library:


Although the building is closed to the public, the Library staff is here offering street-side pick up of library material, printing, personal browsing, help with electronic resources, and more!
To utilize any of these services email pplstreetside@gmail.com OR call 487-7094 during regular library hours.

Mondays & Fridays: 10 am – 5 pm
Tuesdays, Wednesday, Thursdays: 10 am – 8 pm
Saturdays & Sundays: 1 pm – 5 pm


For street-side pick up, request item(s) from the Library or any CLAMS library by placing a hold through clamsnet.org OR email pplstreetside@gmail.com OR call 487-7094 during regular library hours. If you’re not sure exactly what you want, we will be happy to do the browsing for you.We will pull the item(s) for you, check it out to you, and arrange a time for contactless street-side pick up at our Center Street entrance.

Visit our calendar for upcoming virtual events

 

Library Services Available Online

Overdrive: Download eBooks, eAudiobooks, & more! 

KanopyStream thousands of free movies, documentaries, foreign films, and more!

Newspapers Online: The Cape Cod Times, Provincetown Banner, and Boston Metro Collection!


If you need help with your library card or PIN, please call us during regular business hours at (508-487-7094) or email us at pplstreetside@gmail.com.   


Mondays & Fridays:
10 am – 5 pm
Tuesdays, Wednesday, Thursdays: 10 am – 8 pm
Saturdays & Sundays: 1 pm – 5 pm


Don’t have a library card but want to use all of our great, free online resources?  Sign up for an eCard here.

Check out this curated list of fun things to do while you’re at home!  Click here!

The library building is currently closed to the public.


Staff is available to answer your questions during our regular hours by phone (508-487-7094) or by email (pplstreetside@gmailcom). Please call us – we are here to help!   

Mondays & Fridays: 10 am – 5 pm

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays: 10 am – 8 pm

Saturdays & Sundays: 1 pm – 5 pm


Returns and newly arrived materials are quarantined for 72 hours.  No fines will accrue on any library materials at this time. 

 

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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.

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