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Check off items on your to-learn, to-read, to-listen, and to-watch list and get more out of life with these topnotch resources. Most resources require a valid library card number. Don't have one? Sign up for an online membership or visit one of our Idea Exchange locations for a full membership. Must be a city of Cambridge resident. If you already have a card but need it renewed, fill out our membership renewal form.


Life + Learning Ideas

Discover the latest and greatest in current events, research, and DIY in our Life + Learning Ideas blog. You can join the conversation too. Simply fill out the submission form and we'll post your entry.

Purple Wildflowers
Tina, Preston | November 19, 2020
In 2017, we spearheaded the launch of a free Seed Library at the Preston location of Idea Exchange in Cambridge. Since then, we have given out and... Read More»
Cleaners and Sanitzers
Shawna, Old Post Office | November 4, 2020
When talking with friends recently about the small things we do to help the environment, I came to realize how far we have actually come in the last... Read More»
Family walking in forest in fall with dog
Kathleen, Clemens Mill | November 1, 2020
Feeling grounded? Long distance travel might be a challenge at the moment, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get out and explore new territory – or in... Read More»

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Access over 30,000 films via Kanopy's online streaming platform. Enjoy watching buzzworthy indie movies, Hollywood classics, international cinema, the Great Courses collection and thought-provoking documentaries, as well as an entertaining and educational kids' collection.

 

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Are you working on a research project? Want to know more about a subject? Our guides are a great place to start. From books to websites, they bring together the best resources on your topic.


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