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Thayer Public Library, 798 Washington Street, Braintree MA 02184, Phone 781-848-0405
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Books circulate for 2 weeks and can be renewed two times. This includes picture books, early readers, big books, board books, fiction and non-fiction, and books with read-along tapes.

Videos & DVDs circulate for 1 week and are can be renewed once.

Audio Books on cassette and CD circulate for 2 weeks.

Foreign Languages There is a small collection of books and audiotapes in Spanish, French and other languages.

Parenting books on issues such as sleeping, nutrition and education are available.

Magazines There are some 40 different children's and parent magazines available.

Reference Dictionaries, encyclopedias, atlases and more are available.

Music Cassettes and CDs circulate for 2 weeks. There is a large selection of children's music to choose from.

Computer CDROMs Educational software circulates for one week.

Early Childhood Kits circulate for 2 weeks, no renewals and no holds. There kits are designed for use in daycare centers, particularly for use in lessons. The kits include dinosaurs, Arthur, music, Mexican Fiesta, and many more.


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