Lincoln Public Library

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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

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Teens & Tweens

librariesareforeveryoneThe Lincoln Public Library supports the American Library Association and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners in condemning racism. We are committed to making the Children/Young Adult Department a space that strives to be anti-racist, acknowledges injustices, and keeps the dialogue open about race. Click here for resources. 





2022 Teen Challenge (ENTERING GRADES 7-12) 

2022 Teen Booklist

"Challenged Book" List for 7+ Challenge


Teen Room

  • The Teen Room has been designed just for you!
  • Relax with your friends in our comfortable bean bag chairs.
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Check out books, graphic novels, Kindles, DVDs, audiobooks, and magazines.

Download Audiobooks and E-books free of charge through two unique apps.

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Libby offers ebooks and audiobooks. Visit Libby's Getting Started Page for setting up Libby on your device. 

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Use Overdrive to download ebooks directly to your computer and personal devices or read from your browser; also stream or download audiobooks and videos. Visit Overdrive's Help Page for step by step setup instructions on your device. For more general information about Overdrive, click here.


Hoopla offers ebooks, audiobooks, digital movies, music, and more. Visit hoopla's webpage for more info to get started. 

There is also a Kids Mode that offers kid-friendly content. When Kids Mode is active, your Hoopla app will only show content that’s appropriate for children. You can feel confident letting your kids explore and discover on their own, then turn Kids Mode off again when you’re ready to browse for yourself. To try it, go to the Settings menu of the Hoopla app on your mobile device. Then flip the toggle to turn Kids Mode on or off. Learn more about Kids Mode and the great books, movies, and more available for children by browsing the Hoopla for Kids Look Book


RB Digital Magazines

Browse - Checkout - and Read magazines in your browser - and download to mobile apps. Once you checkout a magazine you may keep it as long as you wish. Children's magazine titles include National Geographic KidsHighlights, and more! Seventeen is also offered for teen readers. Get started by clicking "Create New Account" on top right corner of RBdigital gateway.

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Borrow a Kindle

The Library loans Kindles! We have 3 childrens' Kindles that come preloaded with over 200 children and young adult titles organized into categories. You must be a Lincoln resident over 18 years old to borrow a Kindle and have a signed Kindle borrowing agreement on file. A parent can sign for you if you are under 18. Browse preloaded titles here.


Recommended Websites

Series Booklist
Search by author or book title to find out what comes next in your favorite series.
Teen Reads
Excellent website with reviews, reading lists, book blog, and more.
Reading Rants!
Out of the ordinary boolists.
YALSA Awards
Find out more about the best books published for teens each year.

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Digital Edition   Library Access    HOME Access    Create an account and log in using that account. Coverage includes 1981 to Current, plus historic coverage 1851-1922. Home Access includes NY Times App and 5 Premium Archive (1923-1980) articles per day. For more information see Minuteman's NY Times FAQ

Transparent Languages

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For learners of all levels. Build your listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in a foreign language. Extensive courses and supplemental resources for over 100 languages.  Home access  limited to Lincoln Public Library card users.

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With your library card and a click of a button you can learn a new language with our database, Mango Languages! Mango immerses you in real, everyday conversations in a wide variety of foreign languages.

Try Mango Languages!

Teen Community Service

If you need to fill community service hours, we always have work to be done. Contact the Children's Room at 781-259-8465 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

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