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Smart Shopping with Consumer Reports!

Doing some Back-to-School shopping? Use the free library subscription to Consumer Reports and access ratings and reviews on consumer electronics, home electrics and more!  To save a link on your device to the library Consumer Reports login, follow these steps (steps should be similar for iOS and Android devices):   Open your browser and go […]

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The Library is the Place to Research Your Family Tree

Did you know that we recently started a Genealogy Club at the library? Guided by Reference Librarian, Eleni Tsoukatos, the mission of the club is to bring together people curious about their family history, so they can share their success stories, roadblocks, thoughts, and questions with one another. Club members range from beginners to more […]

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Extreme Makeover – Reference Style!

Some sharp eyed patrons may have noticed some changes in our 2nd floor Reference Department.  We are slowly reducing the footprint of print materials in favor of online resources.  While we still answer all types of research questions and provide bibliographic instruction, the majority of our “reference” resources are now available online.  Resources are provided […]

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eBooks 101 @ Your Library!

Do you have an eReader collecting dust at home? You want to use it, but just don’t know where to start? It happens all the time, and Attleboro’s Reference Department is here to help! On Monday, August 10th, August 17th, and August 24th from 6:30 to 7:30pm, join us for a basic introduction to the world of eBooks. Then you […]

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