Menu Bottom

The book return drop box at the Community Center will be inaccessible while the building is closed.

Sign up for Text Message Notices

To get started,
text SIGNUP to


Wireless Printing at the library
Send your print jobs from home, your computer, or device to print at the library.
New York Times Bestsellers


Stay informed in an emergency.

Library Hours
Mon: 9 - 5
Tues, Wed & Thurs:  9 - 8
Fri & Sat: 9 - 5
Sun: Closed

If you call the library on Monday, YOU MUST DIAL

to reach a staff member.

Fax Number

Public Fax service is available at the library. Credit or debit card.

Search the CLAMS Catalog
Search by:      
Enter Your Search Terms: 

Pay Fines or Donate Online
Pay your overdue fines or donate to the library here.  Please note that overdue fines will be cleared from your CLAMS account within 1 to 2 business days. 

(Replaced the Virtual Catalog)
Log in with your library card and start requesting items from other libraries in Massachusetts.

OverDrive - eBooks and eAudio

JBPL Long Range Plan is here.

  • LIBRARY CARD NIGHT at the Jonathan Bourne Public Library
    Thursday, September 27th, 5:30 - 7:00pm

    Anyone age 5 or older is invited to join us to get their library card.
    Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian with a valid picture ID. An application can be downloaded here. Please feel free to stop by the Children's Room with your ID and completed form prior to Library Card Night so your child's card will be made ahead and waiting.
    The companion Animal Program will be our special visitors. Come and read to the dogs ~ they are great listeners!!
    Registration is required. To register for this event go to the Event Calendar at bournelibrary.org. Questions? Call Terry (508)759-0644 X106 or email: tjohnson@bournelibrary.org.

  • Author Talk & Book Signing
    Tuesday, October 9th, 6:30pm
    Jonathan Bourne Public Library
    19 Sandwich Rd., Bourne

    New Bedford in the 1950's
     The Hathaway Mills ~ A family's search for acceptance and meaning and one young woman's terrible secret.

    This event is free and open to the public.

    Phone : (508) 759-0644  www.bournelibrary.org

  • Family Kick-ball at the Jonathan Bourne Public Library
    Saturday, October 20th, 10am

    Bring the family & play kick-ball with us (& DJOOch!)
    Kids should be 4 years or older & at least one adult per family must play.

    Registration is required & available at our Event Calendar.
    This event is provided through a collaboration by Bourne for Children and the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.