Topsfield Town Library
One South Common Street, Topsfield MA 01983 (978)887-1528 ask[at]

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Library Hours
Sun: Closed
Mon: 10am to 8pm Tues: 10am to 5pm Wed: Noon to 5pm Thurs: 10am to 8pm Fri: Noon to 5pm Sat: 10am to 5pm

Information & Reference Services

Reference DeskHave a question? Ask us!

Consumer reports logo is now available at the Topsfield Library, or for at-home use with a Topsfield library card! For even more great information than you'll find in the trusted magazine, including unbiased ratings, reviews and buying advice for thousands of products and services.

Tax Forms

Massachusetts resident and non-resident Form 1 booklets have arrived and are available on the second floor.

The 2018 IRS tax filing season will begin on January 29th. Forms and Instructions are being finalized. Most IRS tax forms, instructions and publications will be available electronically on by Jan. 29th. Printed forms and instructions will arrive later in the tax filing season.

As always, all forms and instructions are available to be read and printed online at and

Each year, AARP Foundation Tax-Aides assist with tax preparation. Sessions are held at the library, but please contact the Council on Aging at (978) 887-1523 with questions or to schedule an appointment.

Interlibrary Loan

comcat catCan't find a book? We can help! Ask our reference librarians about interlibrary loan. We can search libraries across the country to find what you're looking for!

You may request items from home by using our online catalog. If your item is not in the Topsfield library, broaden your search to the Merrimack Valley Library Consortium. If you can't find it there, search libraries across the state by using the Commonwealth Catalog. If you still can't find it, contact a reference librarian. We can request an item from another state by using WorldCat.

On the 2nd floor:

Non-fiction, Reference, and Young Adult books
Consumer Information
Tax forms (can also be printed from home at or the MA Dept. of Revenue website)
Language-learning materials
Investment evaluation tools
Back issues of magazines and newspapers
Town of Topsfield annual reports
The Teen Room

Wireless internet
Copier (black-and-white, 15 cents per page)
Fax machine ($1 per page domestic, $2 per page international)
Printers (15 cents per black-and-white page, 20 cents per color page)
Computers (with internet access and Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, and Excel 2007)

Local Links

Town of Topsfield Website
Topsfield Elementary School Parent/Teacher Organization

Topsfield Educational Foundation
Topsfield Elementary Schools
Topsfield Historical Society
Tri-Town Community Resources
Masconomet Regional School District