Booklists

Explore lists of popular and critically acclaimed books, movies, and other materials at our member libraries.

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Randall Library, Stow
Randall Library
Stow, MA

Member Libraries

The Minuteman Library Network is a consortium of 41 libraries with 60 locations serving the communities of Metrowest Massachusetts.

The members include 36 public and 5 college libraries in the Metrowest region of Massachusetts. The vision of the Minuteman Library Network is to foster a strong community of libraries providing people with optimal access to information.

Latest Minuteman Updates

Illustration of shelves and people holding books, music instruments, tools, and cooking equipment. Illustration credit Peter and Maria Hoey for The Boston Globe
Minuteman libraries offer tools, toys, telescopes, and more
Libraries in the News
Several Minuteman libraries were featured in recent articles about the "Library of Things" in the Boston Globe and Washington Post. And for good reason: Our collections include over 12,000 objects and piece of equipment that can help you save money and expand your horizons.
Newton library staff and patrons watch as child places book in automated sorter.
Newton Free Library Offers Monthly Behind the Scenes Tours!
Program Spotlight
Ever wondered what it takes to run a public library? Newton Free Library offers behind-the-scenes tours on the last Friday of every month. Tour attendees can:

·See where and how new materials are processed
·Meet some of the talented staff members that help make the library such a special part of the community
·Get up close to a sorter machine
·Find out some of the little-known details of the library

Tours start at 11:00 am, inside the parking lot entrance, and last approximately one hour. No registration is required!