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Thayer Public Library, 798 Washington Street, Braintree MA 02184, Phone 781-848-0405
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Thayer Public Library, Braintree Massachusetts

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Library Hours 
Monday-Thursday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday & Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Library is closed on Sunday

Monday-Thursday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday & Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Library is closed on Sunday

In case of severe weather, please call our main number at 781-848-0405 to verify that the library is open.


Jobview, a job hunting resource

Try Jobview, a job hunting resource  from Thayer Public Library that allows you to easily browse local, regional and national job listings.

Find more job hunting information and resources here.


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World Book Web

In-Library genealogy research

 Research genealogy
  at home or in the library


Downloadable Audiobooks and ebooks

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Find comprehensive financial information on companies, funds, markets and more.

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Premier Reference and Marketing Database including 30 million business profiles & 220 million residents. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more! Try it now.


Online Consumer  includes product ratings and reviews. Frequently updated articles, blogs and video content mean you can find up-to-date consumer news anytime.
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Read your favorite magazines online

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Travel E-books

Explore our collection of travel e-books!

Explore our collection of travel e-books.
Read them on your computer or transfer to an e-reader.  Available 24/7 and there's never a waiting list.

"Learn 60 Languages with Pronunciator!"

Learn foreign languages online.  Sign up using your 
Thayer Public Library card.


Freegal Music

Freegal Music Get free music with your Thayer Public Library card and Freegal Music. Learn more.
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Download the mobile app for iOS or Android.


 Auto Repair Reference Center


Find do-it-yourself repair and maintenance information from ASE certified technicians for most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles. 


Small Engine Repair Reference Center

User-friendly repair guides for small engines  offer assistance in routine maintenance  as well as extensive repairs. 


           E-Library Cards

Register for a library card online and use many Thayer Public Library resources immediately.


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The Town of Braintree invites sealed bids for the installation of a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) security system at the Thayer Public Library, 798 Washington St, Braintree MA, in accordance with MGL c. 149. All qualified bidders shall be certified by the Division of Capital Asset Management for Electronic Security Systems. Prevailing wage rates shall apply pursuant to M.G.L. c. 149, sec. 27. Bids are due on September 2, 2014 at 2:00 PM in the Contract Administrator Office, Braintree Town Hall, 1 JFK Memorial Dr, Braintree, MA 02184, at which time and place they will be publicly opened and read. Bidding documents are available in person immediately from the Contracts Administrator, Barbara Mello, Braintree Town Hall, 1 JFK Memorial Drive, Braintree MA 02184 (Mon.-Fri., 8:30AM 4:30 PM, exc. holidays) or may be requested via email: The Town reserves the right to reject any or all proposals if deemed to be in the best interest of the Town.


Bus route: #230 bus "Quincy Center Station-Montello Commuter Station" bus stops right in front of the library.

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