Rumford Public Library

RPL’s Children’s Room

From the Children’s Room . . .
Photos of all (almost all!) the fun in the Children's Room
Children’s Catalog
Story Time
Reading is fun!
* The Children’s Room is on the bottom floor where you can find books, magazines, CDs, DVDs and toys. The Children’s Room brings the best of books to young readers, for enjoyment and for research. Holdings include picture books, board books, easy readers, juvenile books, both fiction and nonfiction, reference, magazines, paperbacks, videos, compact discs, audio cassettes, and book-cassette read-a-longs.

A computer is available in the Children’s Room with educational games for young patrons.

* Our friendly Children’s Librarian can help you find what you are looking for or make suggestions.

* Please bring you card with you and periodically update the information in the system.

* During the school year when school is in session, Mrs. Marshall has pre-school Story Time at 10 am on Wednesdays. It is not held if school is canceled or if it falls during school vacation.

* Children’s items can be requested on line through the electronic catalog. If you do not see what you want you can check with the Children’s Librarian for an Inter-library Loan.
More info . . .
* Please check your patron record to renew online, see what you have checked out and what you have on hold.
* You can place requests when online through the Minerva catalog or through the Mainecat catalog. We are part of the van delivery service, which facilitates getting items from library to library. If you need assistance with a book’s title or author or any part of the online process please feel free to stop by or call the library. (364-3661)
* All RPL items are loaned for two weeks. Please honor our due dates.
* You can renew items online, by calling in or in person.
* Please have your card with you when you call or visit the library.