News and Events

  • Welcome to the New Fairfield Library

    Your library card allows you to check out books, magazines, DVDs, Blu-rays, music CDs, ebooks and eaudiobooks, books on CD, Playaway devices and large print books. You can access Online Resources such as Consumer Reports and legal music downloads. Visit the library for children's and adult programs, newspapers, reference help, or local history information. Other services include color and B&W copiers, scanners, FAX machine, interlibrary loan services and Internet workstations. From home, you can access the catalog, your account and multiple databases. Cardholders have statewide privileges allowing you to borrow materials from any public library and return them at any public library.
  • Expanded Front Door Pick Up Hours While we are still (sadly) closed to the public, we will expanding our front door pick up hours! Starting Monday, March 1st. Our hours will be as follows:Monday and Wednesday: 10-1 & 4-7 , Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday: 10-1You can reserve materials online through your account or by sending us an email with any requests. Happy reading and we hope to see you soon!
    Posted Feb 27, 2021, 10:36 AM by NF Director
  • Tax Forms  The library has received the Federal Tax Forms 1040 and 1040-SR booklets and instructions. Copies may be picked up at the library during our front door pickup hours. Those hours are: Monday & Wednesday 4-6 and Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday from 10-12. The library will not be receiving Connecticut Tax Forms but they may be downloaded at or you  may request paper forms at or by calling 1-800-382-9463
    Posted Feb 6, 2021, 12:16 PM by NF Director
  • Black History Month Reading Challenge Learn about Black history makers, explore cultural traditions, and honor the evolution of Black history in America. From the Civil Rights Movement to #BlackLivesMatter, it is vital to understand our history so that we can impact our future. Complete activities and log your reading to earn badges along the way.
    Posted Feb 2, 2021, 8:13 AM by NF Programmer
  • New Freading Titles, December 2020 See the listGo to Freading
    Posted Dec 17, 2020, 6:00 AM by NF Library
  • LIBRARY CLOSING DECEMBER 10th Due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases the Library will be closed until further notice starting Thursday December 10th.  The library will be closed to the public, but you can still pick up reserved materials. Items may be reserved by calling (203) 312-5679  during pick up hours as listed below, online through your library account, or by emailing     Front door pickup will be available during the following hours: Monday & Wednesday 4-6 Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday 10-12   The book drop will remain open, but feel free to keep all materials until the library reopens. No fines will be charged during this time. Digital resources are always available. Access these services using your ...
    Posted Dec 8, 2020, 10:48 AM by NF Director
  • Borrow digital magazines with your library card Library patrons: Now you can borrow digital magazines with your library card. See list here.   In the catalog, do a title search from this title list. You will see an Electronic location link near the bottom like this:  Click to access. or:  or:   You will have to sign in with your New Fairfield Library card and password. Call Library 203-312-5679 for help. Or, see how to apply here
    Posted Jul 18, 2020, 12:57 PM by NF Library
  • New Fairfield Attractions Documentary by Matt Gilshteyn, a local resident 
    Posted May 7, 2020, 9:58 AM by NF Library
  • eGO -- New eBook and eAudiobook platform available eGO is the Connecticut State Library’s statewide library eBook platform now available to New Fairfield Library patrons. The platform uses the SimplyE app to access eBooks and eAudio from different vendors. Installing the App & Logging In Search the Google Play or Apple App Store for “SimplyE.” To begin using the app, open it and log in with your full library card number and PIN. Getting Started Materials for Patrons: This link from Connecticut State Library provides information for patrons about getting started using the SimplyE app.
    Posted Apr 4, 2020, 9:02 AM by NF Library
  • National Emergency Library Announcing the National Emergency Library, a collection of books that supports emergency remote teaching, research activities, independent scholarship, and intellectual stimulation while universities, schools, training centers, and libraries are closed.
    Posted Mar 30, 2020, 8:08 AM by NF Library
  • The Connecticut Library Consortium is offering links to many free educational and entertainment resources. Connecticut Library Consortium free educational and entertainment resources  Connecticut Library Consortium is offering links to many free educational and entertainment resources.
    Posted Mar 28, 2020, 7:15 AM by NF Director
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 Front Door Pick Up Hours:
Monday & Wednesday
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday
Call 203 312-5679


Adult Library
(203) 312-5679
Children's Library
(203) 312-5682




The New Fairfield Library seeks to serve the community as a source of information, education, recreation, and enjoyment by assisting individuals and groups in their daily activities and development and by being a center for business, social, cultural and recreational development.