Local History and Genealogy
Programs and Events
What Do I Read Next?
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- Wednesday 9:30-7:00pm
Sunday, Friday and major holidays
Get to the library?
Get a membership at
- From the north
(Acton & Shapleigh):
Take Route 109 into
Springvale. The Library is located on Main Street about one tenth
of a mile past Holdsworth Park, on the right, just after the Baptist
Church. Take a right at Bodwell Court. Parking is in the
From the south
Take Route 109
through Sanford into Springvale. The Library is located on Main
Street, on the left, about one tenth of a mile after the intersection
of Route 109 and Route 11. Parking is in the rear.
From the east
Take Route 202 to
the intersection of Route 109 and Route 202. Take a right onto
Route 109 and go about three miles. The Library is located on
Main Street in Springvale, on the left, about one tenth of a mile after
the intersection of Route 109 and Route 11. Parking is in the
From the west
(Lebanon & New Hampshire):
Take Route 202 to
Route 11A. Follow 11A to the light in Springvale. Take a
left onto Route 109. The Library is located on Main Street in
Springvale, on the left, about one tenth of a mile after the
intersection of Route 109 and Route 11. Take a left onto Bodwell
Court. Parking is in the rear.
my library materials?
- Residents of
Sanford or Springvale may register for borrowing privileges by
providing proof of residency. Children under 14 must be
accompanied by a parent or legal guardian to register for a card.
Residents of other communities may buy a family card at $15 for 6
months or $20 for a year for the family.
holds on items?
- Call, visit the
library or go online to renew library materials. Items may be
renewed once unless someone else is waiting for them.
the downloadable digital services?
- Ask for an item
to be held for you on-line, by phone or in person and we will give you
a call when it is available. Come see us for your patron barcode
number if you would like to place items on hold through our on-line Library Catalog.
the public access computers?
- Come into the
library and ask the staff at the Main Desk for your library
barcode. We are unable to do this over the phone or via email for
the local history and genealogy collection?
- Anyone can sign
up to use the public computers. Young children must be
accompanied by an adult and children under 14 must use the computers in
the Children's Room and YA corner. There is wireless access
available throughout the library.
- All visitors sign
in at the front desk to use the Genealogy Room. Patrons wishing
to use the materials in the Genealogy Room may take notebooks, binders
and writing utensils into the restricted area but must leave bags,
purses, and briefcases downstairs or in their vehicles. Please see our Local History and
443 Main Street, Springvale, Maine 04083