Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"


Our service hours are Monday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Email us at or call 508-238-2000

Our phones are very busy! If you are having trouble reaching us via phone, send us an email or use the chat box on the left.


Appointment-based window pickups of reserved material and external book drop

Reservation-based, 45-minute computer, printer, and scanner use

Online programs, plus eBooks, audiobooks, and databases for all ages

Returns: Book drop (located near handicapped parking spaces) is now open for all returns - returned items will be quarantined for several days prior to check-in. Fines for materials due 3/1/2020 - 7/31/2020 are waived.

LIBRARY SERVICES During Building Closure

Based on guidance from the Town of Easton and in accordance with the State of Massachusetts' phased reopening plan:

  • The buildings of the Ames Free Library and Queset House will be closed until further notice.
  • All public programming and private group meetings at the Library and Queset House are likewise suspended until further notice.
  • Appointment-based curbside pick-up of library materials is available. Click here for more information.
  • Reservation-based library services such as 45-minute computer use will be available 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Saturday - see further information below.
Computer use
Additional services

If you have any questions, please email or call 508-238-2000.