Library News

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Accessible Design Award

Enter through our award winning Lexington Street Entrance! Our Main Library building entrance designed by David Eisen Abacus Architects has won a 2016 Accessible Design Award from the Massachusetts Architectural Access Board and the Boston Society of Architects. 

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The Framingham Public Library Foundation Seeks Board Member

The Framingham Public Library Foundation is looking for a CPA to join the Foundation’s Board of Trustees.

The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization formed to raise funds in support of the Main and McAuliffe Libraries. The FPLF meets at 7:00pm on the last Monday of the months of January, April, July, and October.

For more information, please email Ruth Winett ( or Jo-Anne Thompson (

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New Microfilm Reader!

We are pleased to present our new digital microfilm reader! It is located on the top floor in the Periodicals Department. To see what we have on microfilm, please click here.

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Food Drive at the Main Library

Please consider donating to our food drive to support the Hope Worldwide Framingham Food Pantry! The Pantry’s most-needed items are: canned tuna, rice, oatmeal, canned fruit, pasta & pasta sauce. Please, no glass containers. If you prefer to write a check, you can it mail it to: Hope Worldwide Food Pantry, 214 Concord Street, Framingham, MA 01702. THANK YOU for helping to stamp out hunger in our community!