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.
  • ReferenceUSA Free Access ReferenceUSA DescriptionReferenceUSA has vital information on every business & consumer in the United States & Canada.  It assists business executives in finding valuable sales leads, conducting market research or competitive analysis, and provides an avenue for businesses to do effective marketing & outreach.  Students are able to reference this data for research projects and job seekers may find gainful employment.  ReferenceUSA provides data on businesses, consumers, healthcare providers, new movers & homeowners, as well as historical business information.New Fairfiled Library patrons have free access to this database until July 15, 2020.  Access database from following link: ReferenceUSA
    Posted by NF Director
  • 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: https://egoct.org/getting-started-with-simplye/. 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
  • New Audiobooks and ebooks available Get these new ebooks and new audiobooks from RBDigital with your library card.Go to this link at the New Fairfield Library website https://newfairfieldct.rbdigital.com/home You may have to sign up first with RBDigital.These titles are also in our catalog. Once you have clicked on the title you want, click on the first "electronic access" link to get to the item at RBDigital.
    Posted Apr 3, 2020, 9:33 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
  • 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 Meetinghttps://us04web.zoom.us/j/662365368Meeting ID: 662 Register for the program and we will send you ...
    Posted Apr 2, 2020, 11:44 AM 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 lfox@newfairfieldlibrary.org 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 circ@newfairfieldlibrary.org. 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 circ@newfairfieldlibrary.org.  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
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Sunday: 1 - 4 (Oct - April)
Mon & Wed: 10 - 8
Tues, Thur, Sat: 10 - 5
Fri: 1 - 8

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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.