• Free membership to all

  • Wide selection of periodicals and reference materials

  • Juvenile and Adult Fiction (For more information on Children's Services, see the Children's page)

  • Video Loans

  • Interlibrary loans (request through Simpson Memorial)

  • Special programming

  • Photocopier

  • Public internet access

  • A quiet and pleasant study space

  • 24-hr book return box

  • Wi-Fi and Fax services

  • Virtual Story Hour for Children

  • Summer Reading Progam

  • Fun with Science Kits

  • Online catalog

  • Ebook and Audio book loans

  • Book Discussions

  • Craft Group

  • Computer assistance

  • Home Bound Services

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Library cards are free and easy to obtain. Just bring something that shows your physical address and complete our application form – you do not need to be a resident of Carmel to receive a Simpson Memorial Library card.  Library cards are renewable every 3 years.  The cost to replace a lost card is $2.


​If you are homebound in the Carmel 

area and need books, audio books, or movies, please let the library know. Materials will be delivered to your home. If interested, call Lee at the library (848-7145) and sign up for this service.


  • Spin:  A Captain Chase Novel by Patricia Cornwell

  • American Traitor by  Brad Taylor

  • The Lost Boys by Faye Kellerman

  • Cave of Bones by Anne Hillerman

  • The Russian by James Patterson

  • Garden Isle Twins by Linda Blum

  • All the Colors of the Night by Jayne Ann Krentz

  • The Peacock Emporium by Jojo Moyes

New DVD's to Borrrow

  • A Hundred Foot Journey

  • Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont

  • A Hazard of Hearts and Lady Hamilton

  • My House in Umbria


  • Maine's Visible Black History by H.H. Price and Gerald E. Talbot

  • The Lincoln Conspiracy:  The Secret Plot to Kill the 16th President By Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensh



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8 Plymouth Road (Route 69)

Carmel, ME 04419


Tuesday  11am – 7pm
Thursday  11am – 7pm
Saturday  9am – 1pm

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