West Acton Citizens' Library

Now a member of the Minuteman Library Network

Acton's Oldest Library

Come visit Citizens' Library, a welcoming reader's library in a historic house in West Acton Village. Directions →

21 Windsor Avenue
Acton Massachusetts 01720
(978) 929-6654

We put popular books and magazines into the hands of readers of all ages. Our fabulous selection includes best seller fiction and non-fiction, holiday cookbooks and current magazines. We also offer Book Sales, Tot Time, and a Seed Library. Stop by. Our cozy reading room is inviting. Find out more about us.

Library Hours

Tuesday 9:00am to 6:00pm

Wednesday 9:00am to 6:00pm

Thursday 9:00am to 5:30pm

Friday closed

Saturday 9:00am to 1:pm

Sunday closed

Monday closed

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Jennifer Friedman, Librarian

What's Happening?


Citizen' Library will be closing at 4:00pm on Tuesday, November 23rd. We will be closed November 24th-28th for Thanksgiving.


Book Sale on Saturday, December 11th.

The West Acton Village Merchants' Association will be hosting a Village Stroll on December 11th from 12:30-4:30pm. We will be having a book sale in the old fire station across from the library on Windsor Ave. Come and pick up books for winter season!


Citizens' Library has joined the Minuteman Library Network

Citizens' Library has joined the Minuteman Library Network! This means you will be able to search for and request books through the Minuteman system to be picked up in West Acton! To request books, use your existing Minuteman account. If you do not have one, here's how to get a library card.

Browsing and Curbside Pickup

We are now open for both browsing and curbside pickup during all open hours. For curbside pick up, search the Minuteman Catalog then place the item on hold for pickup at Acton/West, when the book is available you can drive up to the front of the library and call 978-929-6654, We will bring the book out to your car!