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.
  • Digital Resources Available While Library Is Closed The library will be closed November 26th-December 6th.  Digital Resources are available even when the library is closed.  Access these services using your library card number and your pin/password from your library account.  If you need a library card or are having trouble using the digital resources while the library is closed, please email  To be issued a new card please send the following information: name, proof of address (license, mail), phone number, and  a pin number you would like to use.  You will be then emailed your card number and pin/password. The physical card may be picked up at the Adult circulation desk when the library is open.  A list of the several ...
    Posted Nov 24, 2020, 1:33 PM by NF Director
  • New Freading titles November 23, 2020 List of New Freading titles for November 23, 2020Go to Freading.
    Posted Nov 23, 2020, 9:23 AM by NF Library
  • Library Hours The library hours for this week are:Monday, November 23rd: 10am-1pm and 4-7pm, Tuesday, November 24: 10am-5pm and Wednesday, November 25th: 10am-1pm. The library will then be closed for Thanksgiving and because of the rising COVID-19 cases.  The library  will reopen on Monday, December 7th at 10am.
    Posted Nov 23, 2020, 6:41 AM by NF Director
  • LIBRARY CLOSING     Due  to the increasing cases of COVID-19 and with an abundance of caution the library will be closed from November 26(Thanksgiving) until December 6th. The library will reopen on Monday December 7th.  The book drop will remain open, but patrons are urged to keep all materials until the library reopens.  No fines will be charged during the closed period.  Digital resources will be available.  
    Posted Nov 18, 2020, 8:37 AM by NF Director
  • New Hours Effective Monday, October 19, 2020 the library hours will be: Monday & Wednesday 10am-1pm and 4pm-7pm; Tuesday, Thursday, Friday* & Saturday 10am-5pm.  * Fridays will now have morning hours and not evening hours..
    Posted Oct 16, 2020, 4:06 PM by NF Director
  • New Freading Titles October 9 2020 See the list.   Go to Freading.
    Posted Oct 9, 2020, 10:03 AM by NF Library
  • Children's Library Open Even though the school libraries are closed to students, the New Fairfield Public Library is open.  If you are still anxious about coming into the library to browse, you may reserve items from home.  Library staff will collect them for you and you only have to come to the desk to check them out.  The library is always adding new items, so check our catalog to see what is new.  The catalog can be accessed from our website at under the tab “Catalog/My account”. Use your library card number and pin/password to reserve items.  For more information call 203 312-5682.
    Posted Sep 30, 2020, 9:04 AM by NF Director
  • We Grow Yoga We Grow Yoga Imagine Your Story Class. The class is designed for children ages 2-5 and their grown ups. We use our breath, our voices, our bodies, and our imaginations to play the story Brown Bear Brown Bear What Do You See by Eric Carle and Bill Martin Jr.
    Posted Sep 8, 2020, 7:50 AM by NF Programmer
  • 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
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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.