The Nantucket Atheneum plays a vital role in sustaining and supporting
the values islanders hold dear.
Check out the library’s latest accomplishments in the 2017 Annual Report
Biographer Pamela Bannos examines the history and legacy of the mysterious street photographer in her new book Vivian Maier: A Photographer’s Life and Afterlife.
2018 One Book One Island
TransAtlantic by Colum McCann
Free books available now.
Related events scheduled for March 9 – 18.
2017 Geschke Lecture Series
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Nantucket Housing Issues
The island has an undeniable shortage of affordably priced housing for a large number of people who work on Nantucket. Browse our resources and materials for locating, renting, or buying an affordable home.
Due to the remote nature of living on an island, transportation is a necessary part of Nantucket living. Learn more about Nantucket transportation options, transportation legislation and community news as they become available.
While Nantucket is surrounded by water, the protection and proper handling of vital water resources are essential for our community to thrive. Learn more about Nantucket water suppliers, protection agencies, town sewers, and materials on how to protect local water resources.