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Report issues regarding potholes, street signs, graffiti and other public works issues to the city's Department of Public Works (DPW).

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Digital Library

Download Audiobooks, Ebooks and Videos for free, just use your Library Card to create an account.
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Building Program Application

The original MASSACHUSETTS PUBLIC LIBRARY CONSTRUCTION PROGRAM 2006/2007 Grant Round Planning & Design Application for Fitchburg is available for review as a pdf for viewing and a Word Document for editing. Right click on this link and "save as" to download.

Lots to do at the Library in October

Special programs include: The Riverfront Children's Theatre production of "By the Sea" on Tuesday, October 7, at 6:30 p.m. in the Auditorium. On Thursday, October 22, author R.A. Salvatore will discuss his new book at 6:30 p.m., and on Saturday, October 24, the Teens will have their Third Annual Halloween Party from 5-8 p.m.

Read Magazines on your PC or mobile device

zinnio logo50 popular magazines are now available for your remote reading pleasure on your computer or tablet. Use your library card to browse our collection of popular periodicals, available on your PC, mac, smartphone or tablet for reading or downloading to read offline. Go to the Zinio page and follow the directions to create an RBdigital Gateway account.

Individual Tablet and e-reader lessons

One on one lessons to learn to browse and download ebooks from the Library onto your tablet, e-reader or laptop. Call for an appointment, or stop in the first Monday of every month between 10 -12, and the third Monday of every month from 6-8 pm. (Tuesday if Monday is a holiday). No charge, and no registration required.

Print From your Laptop or Cell Phone to the Library Printers

The Library now offers remote printing from your laptop or desktop computer, or your smartphone or tablet. Go to and follow the directions.

Or, for your phone or tablet, download the free PrinterOn app from the Appstore or Google Play. Search for "Fitchburg", and add the public library as a printer location. Either black and white ($.10 per page) or color ($1.00) are available.

Free fax service available here

You will need an email account to use this service. Fax a picture or document from a file.

Check out the Library's new Resume Software

Looking for work, or to change jobs? The library has recently purchased WinWay Resume Builder software that will write and format your resume, and even audit your existing resume for common mistakes.

Resume Builder has been installed on all the Library's public computers, and can be used free of charge. Bring your Library card and a flash drive, or you can email your resume to yourself from the Library. Thanks to Staples for the grant that made this purchase possible.

Friends Book Sale each First Monday

Don't forget to visit the Book Sale each first Monday of the month, from Noon to 7 p.m. Your purchases support the Friends of the Fitchburg Public Library.


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Learn a Language Online!

We now have a new online program to help you learn a new language. It includes lessons, games, cultural programs, games and interactive quizes. You can learn Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, French, and even Sign Language. People who want to improve their English can also use it. Check out ROCKET LANGUAGES to learn more about this fantastic program. You will need to log in with your Fitchburg Public Library card number, so have it handy!

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