• 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.


  • Nothing Ventured by Jeffery Archer

  • The Mystery of Mrs. Christie by Marie Benedict 

  • The Searcher by Tana French

  • NYPD RED 6 by James Patterson and Marshall Karp

  • Under the Alaskan Ice by Karen Harper

  • Eddie's Boy by Thomas Perry 

  • Hush -Hush: a Stone Barrington Novel by Stuart Woods

  • Hidden in Plain Sight by Jeffery Archer

New DVD's to Borrrow

  • A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood starring Tom Hanks

  • Charlies' Angels: Full Throttle

  • The Godfather:  3 Movie Collection


  • All Creatures Great and Small, All Things Bright and Beatiful, All Things Wise and Wonderful by James Herriot

  • The Encyclopedia of Terrorism by Cindy Combs and Martin Slam

  • New England Gardners Year by Reeser Manley and Marjorie Peronto

  • Bringing Up Boys by James Dobson

  • Transitions in Dying and Bereavement by Moira Cairns, Marney Thomper and Wendy Wainright

  • 1000 Gluten Free Recipes by Carol Fenster

  • Buddhism for Beginners by Thubten Chodron



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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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