Our library is a part of a larger system which allows us to offer you more services that if we were on our own.
The system offers e-book, e-audio, e-magazines, access to all the books that the libraries within the system own, (Place a hold and pick up, the book or movie, at Madrid) digital access to historical newspapers, use of ancestry.com, digital databases, and free access to continuing adult education through Universal Class.
We have a fax machine, printers, computers for the public to use with internet connection, free WiFi, adult fiction and non-fiction, children's picture books, easy readers, chapter books, and non-fiction, young adult books fiction and non-fiction, and movies in DVD format as well as a few Blu Ray.
Visit www.ncls.org to access these digital resources. All you need is an internet connection, your library card, and your pin. Call the library if you do not know what it is. If have an email on your library card account, you can reset your password when you try to log into ncls.org
Download eBooks directly to your mobile device, tablet, or computer using OverDrive|Libby. Ebooks for children, teens, and adults are avaliable.
Download audio books directly to your mobile device, tablet, or Computer using OverDrive|Libby.
Read magazines using OverDrive.
Learn something new on UniversalClass. UniversalClass is an online educational site that includes courses like making bread, yoga, retirement, HTML 5, buisness, and microsoft software, to name a few.
Take music classes, Artist Works or learn a language using Transparent Language.
Read some of the Watertown Daily Times.
Research products using Consumer Reports.
Research buinesses using Reference USA
If you are in the library you can access ancestry.com for free.
Cost of Services
The following are the cost of services offered by the Hepburn Library of Madrid:
1. The fee for black and white copies and printing is $.15 per copy. ( double-sided is $.20)
2. The fee for color copies and printing is $.50 per copy.
3. The fees for faxes is: $1.00 for the 1st page and $.15 per page after that.
4. Laminating is available for $.25 a sheet.
Wireless Connection to the Internet
Bring your laptops or other devices and use our WiFi at the library. Use the Madpublic connection to connect to the internet.
Number of Computers Available
4 computers are available for the public to use.
4 computers have Microsoft Office 2013
Child usage of the internet
Parents are responsible for what their children view on the internet.
The Hepburn Library of Madrid has purchased a Cricut Maker for the public to use at the library. Bring your own own supplies for your project. Keep an eye out for classes that will be coming up on using the Cricut, or ask for a one-on-one session to learn!
Check out the Cricut Design space app.