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.
  • 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 by NF Library
  • Drop in Storytime via Zoom. Bring your shakers, scarves and teddy bear and join Ms. Janet for stories, music and fun. Use the link below to join every Thursday in April. Can't wait to see everyone!Janet Caiola is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.Topic: Drop in StorytimeTime: Apr 2, 2020 10:30 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)        Every week on Thu, until Apr 30, 2020, 5 occurrence(s)        Apr 2, 2020 10:30 AM        Apr 9, 2020 10:30 AM        Apr 16, 2020 10:30 AM        Apr 23, 2020 10:30 AM        Apr 30, 2020 10:30 AMJoin Zoom Meeting ID: 662 
    Posted by NF Programmer
  • TumbleBooks Free Access to TumbleBooks until August 31, 2020
    Posted Mar 28, 2020, 7:53 AM by NF Director
  • Scholastic Resources -- educational and entertaining Scholastic educational and entertainment resources
    Posted Mar 28, 2020, 7:15 AM by NF Director
  • 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
  • Update March 23, 2020 In accordance with local, state and federal guidelines the library is closed until further notice.If you are a New Fairfield Resident and need a New Fairfield Free Public Library card, email with your name, address, phone number and proof of residency (license, or utility bill). The card will be issued and info will be returned to you via email. This will enable you to access our digital services while we are closed. Phone calls are being answered between 10am and 11am Monday through Saturday at  203-312-5679  should you have any questions.. You may  also email your questions to Feel free to keep all materials you have checked out until the ...
    Posted Mar 28, 2020, 7:15 AM by NF Director
  • Library Materials Due While the Library is Closed While the library is closed, NO FINES will be charged on any overdue items. We are accepting returns in the book drop, but feel free to keep any items you have out until the library reopens. Items can be renewed by accessing your account or by sending an email to  Again as I stated NO FINES will be charged while we are closed. I know the library being closed is an inconvenience, but everyone needs to do their part to control the virus.  As I stated before, there are digital resources you have access to, while we are closed.
    Posted Mar 28, 2020, 7:15 AM by NF Director
  • Digital Resources Even though the Library is closed there are  digital resources available.  A list is under the Digital Downloads tab.  A valid library card is needed to use these resources. In view of the Corona Virus,  Kanopy has  put together a collection of films that you can watch at no cost to our library for the next 30 days. Watching these titles will not deduct play credits from your account.  Also starting Monday March 16th, and available for 30 days, there will be free unlimited access to Kanopy Kids. Children can enjoy quality educational content like Sesame Street, Arthur, and even benefit from language learning series.
    Posted Mar 28, 2020, 7:15 AM by NF Director
  • New Fairfield Library and Senior Center closed to the public until further notice. This a caution against the Corona Virus. Thank you for your understanding.
    Posted Mar 28, 2020, 7:15 AM by NF Director
  • 581 New Freading ebooks -- All available, all the time 581 New Freading ebooks  All available, all the time
    Posted Mar 28, 2020, 7:15 AM by NF Director
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