Reader Services

Recommended Reading:

Nonfiction Titles on Race
 Nonfiction Titles on Race

Fiction by Black Authors
Read Black Voices:
Fiction Titles by Black Authors

The Sixth Extinction

Sixth Extinction

Wednesday Book Club

While we are closed, our book clubs are not currently meeting. Please keep checking back for more information!

Our Wednesday Morning Book Club meets every third Wednesday at 10:00 AM in the upstairs Conference Room.  Titles are selected on an annual basis by a group vote. The library provides copies of the book for checkout, with extended due dates to accommodate book discussion dates. Call the Reference Desk for more information at (608) 729-1763.

Next meeting date: TBD

NoveList Plus

Need a recommendation? Try out NoveList Plus. NoveList can help you find books by genre, popularity, or title and author read-alikes. You can also find book discussion questions, and save books to your personal account. Accessible with your Fitchburg library card.

New Arrivals


Can't Find What You Want?

  • Request a purchase - If you can't find the book you want you can request that we buy it.
  • Outerlibrary Loan - Some items from outside of the South Central Library System can be borrowed through outerlibrary loan. To select this option, fill out and submit the outerlibrary loan form. We will request the item for you and have it delivered to the Fitchburg Public Library for you to borrow. Some restrictions and special rules apply.  Please call the reference desk at (608) 729-1763 with questions or for more information.
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Fitchburg Public's currently-reading book montage

The Chase
The Blue Sweater: Bridging the Gap Between Rich and Poor in an Interconnected World
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe
Bury the Lead

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