Braswell Library Welcomes You
Beginning Monday September 14th our Hours of operation will be as follows:
Passport Services are Monday-Tuesday 10am-2pm by appointment
Patrons are required to wear a mask inside the library
Hand sanitizer is available at all service desks
Computer keyboards and mice are cleaned for each use
Public meeting rooms remain closed due to COVID 19
Apply for a Library Card Online!
During the current health emergency you may apply for a library card online. You must be a resident of NC and once the library opens you must be able to produce a photo ID and proof of address. The online card can be used to access all of our online resources. Click here to apply!
Already have a library card and need to renew it or are having issues with it or have other questions? Phone 252-442-1951 between 10am and 8pm Monday-Thursday and 10am-6pm Friday-Saturday to speak to a library staff member.
|Monday - Thursday||9:00am - 7:00pm|
|Friday||9:00am - 5:00pm|
|Saturday||9:00am - 5:00pm|
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, Tues, Wed, Thurs & Friday: 1pm - 5pm
Sat: 11am - 3pm
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
Whitakers Public Library
106 W. Pippen St, Whitakers, NC 27891
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
Do you enjoy meeting people? Are you someone who can seamlessly manage a variety of tasks and customer inquiries? Do you enjoy the challenge of working at a busy customer service desk with multiple types of transactions? If so, please consider joining our team. Braswell Memorial Library has a position open for a customer service oriented full-time library associate in the Circulation Department. Responsibilities include providing circulation services, assisting customers in the use of computers and the internet, helping people find and check out material, issuing library cards, shelving books, and maintaining library policies and procedures to create a safe and welcoming library environment. Evening and Saturday hours are required. More information available here.
Come Join our Team! Braswell Library has an opening for a Branch Associate to work at Middlesex Public Library. He or she will work independently providing library services for members of the community. The incumbent will follow library policies and procedures to create a safe and welcoming environment. Branch Associates are responsible for housekeeping duties at their location. This is a part-time position. More information available here.
Braswell Library patrons can remotely access many local, state, and nationwide newspapers 24/7 through NewsBank. Just click on a link below and type in your library card number!
America's News: 3,500+ national news sources, 176 with full-color images, many with archives back to 1987. This includes North Carolina’s Raleigh News & Observer, Durham Herald-Sun, News & Record, and Charlotte Observer.
Click on the logo above to access a selection of Ebooks, Eaudio books, and streaming video services. Read. listen, or watch on most devices!
Video channels available:
Acorn TV - World-class mysteries, dramas, and comedies from Britain.
The Great Courses - Immersive learning experiences covering a wide range of subjects.
IndieFlix - Movies and classic TV
Stringray Qello - Concerts and music documentaries.
LearnItLive - Wellness and Personnel Development
Method Test Prep - ACT/SAT test prep
You will need your library card number to login. Once you select a channel you can watch as many videos as you like for seven days on that channel. You can only watch one channel per seven day period.