Ask a Librarian

Your Reference Librarians at Sharon Public Library are here to help!

Quick question?

Please complete the ‘Ask a Librarian Form’ below, and we will get back to you within 1-2 business days.

Sample questions:

  • "What is my library card PIN?"
  • "How do I reset my PIN?"
  • "How many credits do I have in kanopy?"

Technology Assistance

Schedule a 30-minute, one-on-one appointment with one of our Reference Librarians.

We offer the following types of assistance:

  • Accessing and navigating our online databases
  • Downloading eBooks and/or eAudiobooks to your device(s), including Kindle
  • Navigating Libby, hoopla, and kanopy
  • General technology questions (not including device repair)

To schedule an appointment, please complete this Google Form. We will get back to you within 1-2 business days to schedule your appointment; appointments are subject to staff availability.

30-minute appointment availability:

  • Monday: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed

Please bring the following to your appointment:

  • Your fully-charged device(s)
  • Login credentials for relevant personal accounts (ie. library account, Apple ID, email account, Amazon Account for Kindles, etc.)

Sharon Local History Research Assistance

SPL Online Resources:

Have a question regarding the history of Sharon?

  • "Do you have a street listing for James Murphy, who lived in Sharon in 1952?"
  • "How long did Deborah Sampson serve as a soldier?"
  • "Do you have an obituary notice for Mary Watson, who lived in Sharon and died on April 12, 1918?"

Our part-time Archivist is happy to answer questions.

Wish to view archival materials in-person?

Patrons may also request access, by appointment, to view our physical archival materials. To schedule an appointment with our Archivist, Arielle Nathanson, please email and include your name, contact information, and inquiry. Arielle will get back to you within a couple of business days.

Unsure where to bring your question?

Please email us at or call the Reference Desks at 781.784.1578 x1422 or x1429 for assistance.

Ask a Librarian Form