Service Updates


Abbot Public Library is now fine free! Visit this page to find out more about borrowing materials and getting a library card.

We are pleased to offer Book Club Kits, Chromebooks, and Hotspots in the new Library of Things. Visit the Library of Things page to learn more.

Need to use our new copier? We don’t charge a fee per page, but we do ask that you contribute what you wish at the time of copying. Funds will be donated to The Friends of Abbot Public Library.



Sign up for the library’s newsletter here.

Did you know BookPage is available through the library? Stop by during our open hours to pick up a copy!

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Patrons can visit this page to reserve passes and promo codes for some of the best museums in the Greater Boston area. Thanks to the generous support of the Friends of Abbot Public Library, we are able to offer passes and promo codes to: 

Patrons without access to the internet can reserve a pass/promo code right at the Main Desk or by calling (781) 631-1481, though some passes may require an email address in order to be used. 

Passes with an asterisk can be picked up at the library, while most of the others require you to purchase timed tickets from the museum in advance using the promo code sent to your email. Please read the instructions carefully for redeeming your pass or promo code.



Sail Away Book Shoppe
Open During Library Hours

The Sail Away Book Shoppe is open when the library is open. Located on the main level of Abbot Public Library, the bookstore sells children’s and adult books in almost-new condition at bargain prices! Sponsored by the Friends of Abbot Public Library. 

Please note: due to lack of space, the Friends of Abbot Public Library are unable to accept donations. Please contact if you have any questions.



Monday: 9:30 am – 8:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:30 am – 8:00 pm
Thursday: 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Friday: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday: Closed