Item Returns and Curbside Pickups: As of Tuesday, May 26 Westford residents wearing masks and gloves, may return library materials in the rear drive-through Book Drop. As of Monday June 1, patrons may order materials via our website form for contact-free CURBSIDE PICKUP Monday through Friday. Please check back for updates on our pop-up Fresh Air Library, Summer Reading Programs, virtual offerings and collections.

Westford Teachers

Teachers in the Town of Westford School System are encouraged to contact the Youth Services Department (pre-school through middle-school) or the Information Services Department (high school) to arrange for deposit collections (for use in school) and special reserve collections (for use by students in the J. V. Fletcher Library).  Teachers can apply for a special Teacher’s Library card at the Main Circulation Desk.

ELIGIBLE TEACHERS

School teachers employed by the Westford Public School System, the Nashoba Valley Technical High School, Westford pre-schools, and Home Schools are provided additional library services in support of educational curriculum and assignments. 

TEACHER CARDS

The teacher card entitles the holder to: 

  • Use of the J.V. Fletcher Library databases and eCollections
  • Assistance from professional staff in the Youth and Adult Information Services Divisions
  • Extended loan periods for Westford collections only

Any teacher may request a tour of the library or a brief workshop on the use of library resources.

TO APPLY FOR THIS CARD

  • Teachers must complete a yellow Teacher Card Application form available at the Main Circulation Desk. After the application form is signed by both the teacher and principal of the school or the Home school proprietor, the teacher may return with the card to the Main Circulation Desk where the registration will be completed.
  • Items from other Merrimack Valley consortium libraries, and Inter Library loans, are only available to Westford resident library card holders.

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