Services

Borrowing Items

Get a Library Card Want to apply to get a library card at the Malden Public Library? Great! It’s easy to do and very rewarding plus its FREE (if you’re a Massachusetts Resident). Just follow the registrations steps below to apply to get your new library card. Please remember that Library Card Registration ends 30 min before closing […]

Ask a Librarian

When you’re in the library, make sure you ask a librarian for help! We’re happy to help you use the catalog, find material, order books from another library or search for articles. If one is not available or you would like to email the question please use the form below to “Ask a Librarian”.

Book Groups

DearReader.com Online Book Clubs Join the Malden Public Library’s free Online Book Club and start receiving chapters from popular books in your daily e-mail. Everyday, Monday through Friday, we’ll send you a portion of chapter which will take you about five minutes to read. After you’ve read 2 or 3 chapters from a book, we’ll […]

Computers & Wi-Fi

Internet Use Overview The Malden Public Library shall serve as an informational, educational, cultural and recreational resource for all patrons through its collection of books, magazines, audio-visual and technology services which are administered by the staff. The Internet is an integral part of the resources available to assist library patrons in finding the resources they […]

English as a Second Language

ESL Materials The Malden Public Library offers a wide range of materials to help English language learners including books, audio CDs, DVDs, and digital media such as Mango languages The ESL collection is located on the main floor, near the Reference collection. Topics of interest in the collection include vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, writing skills, TOEFL, dictionaries, […]

Job Help

Helpful Resources for Job Help If you prefer staffing services, check this website for staffing services in Massachusetts: haleymarketing.com Or you can search the following websites: http://boston.craigslist.org/jjj/—job listings in the Greater Boston area, including the Merrimack Valley, Metro West, North Shore, and South Shore http://boston.oodle.com/job/—job listings in the Boston area. Also check the “Site Map” […]

Meeting Rooms

Public Programs The Malden Public Library offers a wide range of programs each week to the public, a number of which are organized by non-profit organizations. If you would like to inquire about holding your public program at the Library, please refer to the policies and procedures below and contact Judy at 781-324-0218. Room Rental Policy […]

Museum Passes

The Malden Public Library offers the following free or discounted museum passes for Malden residents. ADULT PASSES Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Harvard Art Museums Harvard Museums of Science and Culture Massachusetts State Parks Museum of Fine Arts Peabody Essex Museum USS Constitution Museum  CHILDREN PASSES Boston Children’s Museum New England Aquarium Museum of Science Mystic Aquarium Stone […]

Suggest a Purchase

We appreciate all purchase suggestions, but may not be able to add all of them. Please limit suggestions to 5 per week. Thanks!

Writing Groups

Thursday Night Creative Writing Group Join the Malden Public Library Creative Writing Group: Malden Writers Collaborative! Sign up by calling the library at 781-324-0218 or email Jean Slavkovsky at jslavkovsky@maldenpubliclibrary.org If you are interested in joining for the year, attend an introductory meeting on Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 7 pm. Meets every first and […]