At the library
- Browsing materials for adults and children, and new/popular materials for teens, with backlist teen items paged upon request
- Reference service
- Picking up holds and requests (in the lobby or at the walkup window)
- Opening or renewing a library card
- Using a library computer by appointment (limit two hours per day)
- Drop-in computer use for brief transactions (15 minutes, no appointment required)
- Photocopying/printing (self-service)
- Faxing (self-service)
- Individual study tables by appointment (limit two hours per day)
- Outdoor programs
- Use your library card number to access our digital resources, including Job Now, Research IT, Law Depot, Consumer Reports, and Ancestry.com.
- For e-book, e-audiobook, and streaming video access, check out our expanded list of options. For OverDrive titles, download the Libby app or follow directions from the downloadable catalog.
- Find us on YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram for more!
- Virtual programs
- Over the phone: call us at 860-290-4330 to request materials. We will take your request and pull the materials. Please note that we may not be able to fulfill requests immediately. If we can't fulfill your request immediately, we will let you know when the items are available.
- Via our library catalog: log into your account and place holds on the items you wish to pick up (no limit). When you receive the "holds available" notice via e-mail, you may pick them up at your convenience during our open hours.
- Via our "Book Selection Service." Don't have a specific title in mind? We can help! Fill out a form to tell us a little bit about what you're looking for, and our expert staff will help you to find good reads. To request materials for an adult, click here. To request materials for children or teens, click here.