Lincoln Public Library

Hours & Directions

Monday Hours 1:00pm - 8:30pm
Tuesday Hours 9:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday Hours 9:00am - 8:30pm
Thursday Hours 9:00am - 8:30pm
Friday Hours 9:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday Hours 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday Hours 1:00pm - 5:00pm

We Are Closed

Friends of the Lincoln Library

The Friends fund activities and resources that make your library stimulating, entertaining and intellectually engaging.  Click here to see what we fund.

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Anyone who donates, or volunteers to the Friends of the Lincoln Library is a Friend.  Please donate today to support your favorite library programs and resources. Your gift is tax-deductible, The Friends of the Lincoln Library is a 501 c3 registered nonprofit.

or mail a check to 
The Friends of the Lincoln Library
3 Bedford Road 
Lincoln, MA 01773

Thank you for your support

Volunteer and meet other book lovers, writers, parents, artists and thinkers. Email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Book Sale Cart

Now that the library has reopened  the Friends' book carts are open and ready for buyers. All books on the cart are $2.00, and a cash box is attached to the cart. Library staff cannot make change, please either bring small bills or coins or plan to purchase several books. Income from the cart sales helps to fund many library programs, equipment purchases, and museum passes

Donate Books

Please bring your used books, CDs & DVDs to one of our book bins located at: 
  • The Lincoln Mall (in the parking lot near Donelan’s)
  • Tracey’s Service Station (at the intersection of Bedford Road and Route 2)  
  • Lincoln Gas and Auto Service (170 South Great Road)


  • If you are concerned about breakage please rubber band any items or put them in grocery bags before adding to the bins.
  • If you need a receipt form for your donation, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • If you would like to donate valuable antique or collectible books, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

[The Friends can not accept donations of magazines, text books, or materials spoiled by mold or writing.]

Please do not leave books at Bemis Hall. 

Buy a birthday book for a child!

Help the Library grow its collection. Please contact our children's department for more information.

Board of Directors 2022-2023

Cathy Moritz     President
Margaret McLaughlin   Vice President
Brad Meyer     Clerk
Barbara Low   Treasurer

At Large:
Trintje Gnazzo
Kim Goldmacher
Lynne LaSpina
David Levington
Elizabeth McConchie
Caroline Nordstrom
Nicki Frederick Roupp
Tom Wilmot
Heather Wright-Finn

Non-Voting Members:
Barbara Myles   Library Director
Ray Shepard     Trustee Liaison 



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