About Us


The Newburyport Public Library offers a full range of services to meet the informational, educational, cultural, and recreational needs of the greater Newburyport community. The Library is a vital and integral part of the community, providing the public with a fully accessible facility. Our friendly and professional staff is eager to serve you.

The Newburyport Public Library is a full member of the Merrimack Valley Library Consortium (MVLC), a network of 36 area libraries. The Newburyport Public Library collection contains over 130,000 items. Through resource sharing, Newburyport library cardholders have access to over 3 million items owned by member MVLC libraries. Library staff can assist in locating and requesting materials from other Massachusetts libraries as well as out-of-state libraries when needed.