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.
  • New Hours Starting Tuesday, June 1st Starting Tuesday, June 1st we will open for full day library hours. Patrons that are fully vaccinated (14 days following their final shot) are not required to wear a mask. Social distancing is still in effect. We appreciate your continued support and patience as we all navigate these obstacles together as a community! 
    Posted May 26, 2021, 9:24 AM by NF Library
  • The Friends of the Library Book BAG sale The Friends of the Library Book BAG sale is coming to an end. Stop in today fill a bag - it's all free! (Monetary donations greatly accepted)
    Posted Jun 7, 2021, 11:07 AM by NF Programmer
  • ScienceFlix A new database, ScienceFlix is now available. Offering more than 70 complete units of study with over 20,000 science related assets in a variety of 70 complete units of media, ScienceFlix provides students with a better understanding of science concepts and ideas through hands-on projects, videos, multiple text types and interactive features and more. Log in using your library card number at:  https://sdm-sfx.digital.scholastic.com/?authCtx=U.600017723 . The link is also available from the Kids Stuff tab under Children’s Library Tab on our homepage.
    Posted May 7, 2021, 10:13 AM by NF Director
  • Acorn TV After May 14, 2021 Acorn TV will no longer be available through RBdigital. As of May 18, 2021 The Great Courses service will move to the Libby app. The RBdigital app will be retired on May 20, 2021. Get started with Libby.
    Posted May 5, 2021, 1:33 PM 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: http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=119&titleID=5218308  Click to access. or: https://libraryconnection.overdrive.com/  or: https://libraryconnection.overdrive.com/library/magazines   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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Kanopy movies for your devices now available at the New Fairfield Library  (Mar. 4, 2019) Sign up with your library card at the Kanopy site:  https://newfairfieldlibrary.kanopy.com/  Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema. “Here's how it works:  Up to 8 films per month Your library has generously given you 8 play credits every month.  3 days to watch each film Once you press play on a film, you have 3 days to view it as many times as you like without using another play credit.  Play credits reset on the 1st of the month Once you have reached your quota of films, you ...
    Posted Mar 28, 2020, 7:15 AM by NF Director
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Tuesday 10-7
Wednesday 10-7
Thursday 10-7
Friday 10-5
Saturday 10-5

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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.