Reserve or Download Books, Audio, Video


Use the online catalog to see what's new to the library or to search for and reserve books, CDs, DVDs or videos and other various resources in the library system.

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Search the CWMARS catalog for a wide array of e-books, e-audio books and e-videos for instant download.

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Here, Massachusetts residents can access digital content for free. It's the easiest way to find eBooks and other online resources.

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Gale Power Search

PowerSearch makes it possible to find subjects from A-Z in one or several of the Gale’s periodical databases in a single search. This is especially good for subjects that may be covered more than one database, such as diets, careers, etc.

Gale databases are funded and supported by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System

Borrow a Museum Pass

Library passes are checked out just like books, and need to be returned.  They are presented at the attraction and either entitle the bearer to a free or discounted admission.  Passes may not be reserved or put on hold for pickup from another library-- call ahead for availability.

The Berkshire Museum

  • 39 South St. Pittsfield, MA

  • Admits up to 2 adults and 2 children under the age of 13 for free (Children 3 and under always have free admission)

  • Two Passes Available

Hancock Shaker Village

  • 1843 West Housatonic St. Pittsfield, MA

  • Admits up to 2 adults and 2 youths (13-17) for free (Children 12 and under always have free admission)

  • One pass available


  • 1040 Mass MoCA Way North Adams, MA

  • Admits up to 2 adults and 2 children (under 16)

  • Two passes available

Ventfort Hall

  • 104 Walker St. Lenox, MA

  • Admits 2 patrons

  • One pass available

The Mount

  • 2 Plunkett St. Lenox, MA

  • $10 admission each for 2 patrons

  • One pass available

Norman Rockwell Museum

  • 9 Route 183 Stockbridge, MA

  • $10 admission each for 2 adults

  • Three passes available

Herman Melville's Arrowhead

  • 780 Holmes Rd. Pittsfield, MA

  • Admits 2 people

  • One pass available

Massachusetts State Parks

  • Use at all MA parks

  • Admits 1 vehicle

  • Two passes available

Bidwell House Museum

  • 100 Art School Rd. Monterey, MA

  • Admits up to 1 family

  • One pass available

Berkshire Botanical Gardens

  • 5 West Stockbridge Rd. Stockbridge, MA

  • Admits up to 4

  • One pass available

Clark Art Museum

  • 225 South St. Williamstown, MA

  • Admits one person

  • One pass available


  • 3 Williamsville Rd. Stockbridge, MA

  • Admits 2 adults (children 12 and under always free admission)

  • One pass available

Trustees of the Reservation

  • Includes admission to ALL Trustees of the Reservation sites with local sites including Mission House and Indian Museum, Naumkeag House and Gardens, The Ashley House and Bartholomew's Cobble, and the Folly at Field Farm

  • Admits at a Family Level