Books/Media


Pelham Free Public Library Collection

Search the Library Catalog

The Pelham Free Public Library is a member of MassCAT, a consortium of small libraries (member list) in Massachusetts. The Library catalog shows items in the Pelham Library collection, as well as in the collections of the other member libraries. Materials may be requested online from other member libraries.


Electronic Books

Search for ebooks and audio books

Ebooks and audio books are available to patrons with Pelham Free Public Library card ID and PIN, through the Commonwealth Catalog. The Commonwealth Catalog uses the Axis360 app for digital media, so you need to bring your device to the Library for the initial configuration.


Inter-Library Loan

The Pelham Free Public Library has access to materials beyond the MassCat consortium. The Commonwealth Catalog lists books, DVDs, etc. which may be requested online and delivered to the Pelham Library from member libraries across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Library staff can request materials from additional libraries as well.


Jones Library, C/W MARS libraries

Massachusetts residents may get a free library card from the Jones Library in Amherst or any C/W MARS library. This gives patrons access to the Central & Western Massachusetts Automated Resource Sharing consortium. Some Jones services, like access to digital magazines and some online research and learning tools, specifically require a Jones card. More…