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

DVDs circulate for one week and are can be renewed once.

Audio Books  circulate for two weeks.

Ebooks and downloadable audiobooks are available through OverDrive and can be read on a computer, tablet, iPod touch or eReader.  They can be checked out for one or two weeks.

Video Games can be checked out for one week; no renewals are allowed.

Foreign Languages There is a small collection of books and audios 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 CDs circulate for two weeks. There is a large selection of children's music to choose from.

Early Childhood Kits circulate for two 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.