About Us


We Want to be Here for the Next 135 Years

The Osterville Village Library receives approximatly one-third of our annual operating budget from the Town of Barnstable. The remainder of our budget is raised from your support of fund raising events such as the Road Race, Golf Tournamnet, Clambake, Car Raffle and donations.


A Destination

The Osterville Village Library has a robust 135 year history of serving the seasonal and year round residents of the Town of Barnstable and beyond.   Quickly becoming a destination library, the Osterville Village Library offers;

•makerspace areas for children and adults,  •a robust collection of new and classic books,  •plenty of spaces to study, read or have a conversation,  
all in a welcoming community atmosphere.


Community Support

The library is the heart and soul of the village and works closely with residensents and leaders to enhance the quality of life in our village and town.