Kelley Library

 234 Main Street, Salem New Hampshire 03079

Mon - Tues 9-7
Wed - Fri 9-9
Saturday 9-2
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Using the Library

Obtaining a library card:

A library card is available at no charge if you live in or own property in Salem. Non-residents may purchase a card for an annual fee.  Adult cards are available for anyone aged 12 or over. Children are invited to obtain cards from the Children's Department. See our policy for obtaining a library card here. Library cards for businesses and organizations located in Salem are available. See specific details here.

Obtaining a library card online:

Salem residents may sign up for a library card online here. A temporary registration will be created for your immediate use reserving materials online. When you come to the library, you will need to complete the registration process. Please bring ID and be ready to sign your registration. You will receive your library card at that time.

Borrowing times and fines:

The borrowing period for most items is 2 weeks. New DVDs (Adult & Children's) and video games circulate for 7 days. See specific details here.

Reserving library materials:

You may reserve most materials found in the catalog belonging to Kelley Library and any GMILCS member library. Reserves can be placed in person, by phone (603-898-7064), or through our online catalog by using the
My Account

Renewing materials:

You can renew in person, by phone (898-7064) or online by using the My Account feature.

Most library materials may be renewed three times, unless there is a reserve on a title. DVDs, video games and museum passes cannot be renewed.

What's All Here @ Kelley

  • Free WiFi
  • Free public access computers for adults, teens, and children
  • Wide range of programming for all ages
  • Circulating Kindles
  • Videogames for a wide variety of game systems
  • Reading material in print formats and ebooks for all tablets, phones, ereaders, and computers
  • Free customized classes on using computers, tablets and ereaders
  • Wide range of resources accessible online from home or through your mobile device