Reference Services

The reference staff at Blue Hill Library is here to help! Have a question for our reference department?

Contact us at or by phone at 207-374-5515 ext. 11

We help people:

  • Get items from other libraries
  • Connect to local services and organizations
  • Learn to use online databases to find journal and newspaper articles
  • Much, much more!

Online services to access from home

Marvel! Maine's Virtual LibraryMARVEL!: Maine’s Virtual Library, provides every resident of Maine with free access to a collection of full text and abstracts from magazines, newspapers, and reference books that are credible, reputable resources. MARVEL! also provides students, business people, public library patrons, and higher education students and educators the ability to search a number of resources at one time for needed information.

If you need help using Marvel, call the library at (207) 374-5515. In order to use Marvel from home, you will need to set up a free user account from the Marvel homepage.

Have questions about our reference services? Please ask us. You may also read our reference policy.