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Hours of Operation - Main Library


Monday - Thursday 10:00am - 8:00pm
Friday 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday Closed

Hours of Operation - Branch Libraries

Middlesex Public Library

12480 W. Hanes Ave., Middlesex, NC 27557


Mon - Friday: 11:30 am - 5 pm


Spring Hope Public Library

101 S. Ash St., Spring Hope, NC 27882


Mon, Wed, Friday: 3pm - 6pm

Tues & Thurs: 1pm - 6pm

Sat: 9am - noon & 1pm - 4pm


Wesley Privette Memorial Library

6280 Main St., Bailey, NC 27807

Tuesday   12:30 - 6 pm

Wednesday  12:30 pm  - 6 pm

Thursday  9:30 am - 3 pm

PHONE: 252-235-6006

Whitakers Public Library

106 W. Pippen St, Whitakers, NC 27891

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday:  1 pm - 6:30 pm

PHONE: 252-437-1100


NCLive Home Grown Ebook Collection

Perfect for book clubs: Home Grown provides free, unlimited copies and access—no waiting in line—for books, many with Reader’s Guides. Choose Nash County/Braswell Memorial as your library and read!


Digital Literacy Training


Braswell Memorial Library now offers digital emagazines! You can read them on a PC, IOS device, Android device, or Kindle Fire.

Click on the banner above to set up your account and get reading today!  You will need your library card number and an email address. Look for the "Create New Account" link in the upper right corner of the page that opens after you click on the link above. Type in your library card number. Enter your information into the form that comes up. Then click on the down arrow and pick North Carolina Braswell Memorial Library.  You can then browse and view magazines or download a device app to download the magazines.

The RBDigital App gives you access to some e-books collection (mostly classics) and audiobook downloads, as well.  You can access the e-books and audiobooks direct via this link:



Popular Resources

Library Clubs - New Members Always Welcome!

Adult & Teen Clubs:
Good Reads Book Club: 4th Monday of the month (except major Holidays) in the Wiley Room from 10:30am-12:00pm. This club is open to adults. Each month we read a book that the club members have selected and have a book discussion.

Teen Advisory Board: 2nd Tuesday of the month in the Teen Area from 5:30-7pm.The TAB provides Teen patrons a way to be active in the library and community. It meets once a month allowing teens to give feedback on past teen programs and discuss ideas and suggestions for new teen programming, materials, and services. Join up and let your voice be heard!

Teen Minecraft Club: 2nd Thursday of the month in the Computer Lab from 5:30-7:30pm.  Work with other teens to design, build, and create different structures in the world of Minecraft.  Join ongoing builds and participate in design challenges.


1st Tuesdays for Business: 1st Tuesday of the month in the Computer Lab from 5:45-7:45pm. Through a partnership with the Rocky Mount Chapter of Raleigh S.C.O.R.E. Braswell presents monthly workshops on various aspects of owning, operating, and managing a Small Business or Non-profit Organization. Topics range from Introduction to Entrepreneurship to Filing your Federal Taxes.