Library Opening Guidelines
The Library is open - but there are a few guidelines.

Spring Hours for the Library:

Online Library:
  • Monday – Thursday 8:30 am – 9:00 pm
  • Friday 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
  • Saturday 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • Sunday - Closed
  • Note: our online hours always reflect our pre-covid open hours

    On Ground Library:
  • Monday & Tuesday 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday & Thursday - 12:30pm - 4:30 pm
  • Friday - Closed (Online only)
  • Saturday - Closed (Online only)
  • Sunday - Closed
  • If you would like to visit the library during any of those open hours, please schedule an appointment via any of these methods:
    Text: Send a SMS message
    Call: 203-332-5070 (only available during open hours)


    Library Returns and Grab-n-Go:
    To return library materials, you can drop them off in the Library when it is open, or put them in the bin next to the L2 entrance inside Lafayette Building. The Library also operates a Grab-n-Go program. You can request the books, and DVDs online at Library homepage and pick them up at the same L2 entrance for your convenience. Your requested materials will be checked out to you in advance and placed in a blue bag on a library cart near the sign in table at the L2 entrance.

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