Join us for a marathon reading of Herman Melville's classic novel of the sea. Sign up to read a chapter or two at the Atheneum!
Hoopla Streaming Service
You can stream movies, music and books on the Hoopla service for free. All you need is an Atheneum library card.
Support Your Public Library
Financial support of the Nantucket Atheneum is a responsibility shared by the town and the community. Every year, the Atheneum must raise over 60 percent of its operating budget from individual and foundation support. Please support our efforts.
Conversational English Classes
Free conversational English classes for all levels every Thursday at 6 pm. The LVA program also offers free one-on-one tutoring.
Ramp Up Your Skills With Lynda.com
Lynda.com is an online training resource for professionals. It offers more than 3,000 courses on ways to learn new skills and keep up with ever-changing digital technologies. Free access to Lynda.com training videos is available through the Atheneum website. You will need a library card and library card PIN number.
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Featured List: Moby Dick Marathon
The Atheneum earned a 4-star Charity Navigator ratingâ€” the highest an organization can receive!