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This week, peek into the past, with a look at Report of the Treasurer, Overseers of the Poor and Trustees of the Library of the Town of Amherst for the Year Ending March 1st, 1882.  This report contains information provided by the Town Treasurer, Pauper Farm, and the Town Libr

One hundred and six years ago, the town of Amherst celebrated its 150th anniversary on June 17, 1910. This week, peek into the past, with a look at the book that commemorates the events of this special day in Amherst history.


The Amherst Town Library (and all other GMILCS consortium libraries) will be upgrading our computer system.

On Thursday, June 9, all e-resources will be unavailable. This includes:

This week, peek into the past, with a little Amherst Town Library history. Amherst’s first Library building was dedicated on April 30, 1892. The 27-page book, Addresses and Proceedings at the Dedication of the Town Library Building, Amherst, N.H. commemorates the dedication ceremony.

One hundred and fifty-six years ago on May 30, 1860 Amherst celebrated the town’s 100-year anniversary. This week, peek into the past, with a look at a small booklet titled Fragrant Memories: or, The Dead of a Hundred Years 1760-1860.

This week, peek into the past, with a look at Curtis’s Pocket Almanack, for the year 1805: to which is added a register of New Hampshire: Containing A List of the Officers, Executive, Legislative and Judiciary, in the service of the United States; with many other Communications, in this State

History is coming alive again at the Amherst Town Library this summer! Each week a historical document from the Library’s Local History Collection will be featured on this blog as a “Historical Highlight”. This week peek into the past with a look at Amherst a Commemorative History.

This is your monthly reminder that the Library Reads List is out! Don't forget, you can easily link to the latest three lists right from our catalog!

Tax Forms

The IRS has provided the Amherst Town Library with the following printed Federal Tax Forms for 2015: