Library Services

Book Reserves & Interlibrary Loan

We will reserve books by phone or via e-mail, and if we do not own the title we will borrow it from another library. Just call 542-7017 or e-mail

Historical/Genealogical Research and Requests –

The library’s Reference Historical
Collection (RHC) contains over 1000 books and other materials to aid in your genealogy and/or Claremont/local history research. The collection contains Claremont newspapers from 1823 to 2010 on microfilm and The Eagle Times in pdf format from 2011 to the present. Also available are Claremont vital reports from 1887 to 1942, New Hampshire town histories, genealogies, and much more. If you are unable to come to the library to do your research the library staff is available to assist you. The library charges a fee of $40.00 per genealogy/local history request (about an hour or two of research time). For more information contact Colin Sanborn at 542-7017 or

Memorial or Honor Gifts

If you would like to make a donation to purchase a book in
memory or in honor of someone we would be happy select something appropriate in the subject area of your choice. For more information please call Michael Grace at 542-7017.

Homebound Services

If you are unable to come into the library due to illness, or other
incapacity we will send or deliver books to your home. This service can be provided on a temporary or permanent basis. For more information call Marta Smith at 542-7017.