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Expanded Front Door Pick Up Hours

posted Feb 27, 2021, 10:36 AM by NF Director

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: 10-1
You 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!


Tax Forms

posted Feb 6, 2021, 11:53 AM by NF Director   [ updated Feb 6, 2021, 12:16 PM ]

 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  https://portal.ct.gov/DRS/DRS-Forms/Current-Year-Forms/Individual-Income-Tax-Forms or you  may request paper forms at https://appengine.egov.com/apps/ct/DRS/ASPMail-Information-Request or by calling 1-800-382-9463

Black History Month Reading Challenge

posted Feb 2, 2021, 8:13 AM by NF Programmer

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.

https://newfairfieldlibrary.beanstack.com/users/sign_in

New Freading Titles, December 2020

posted Dec 17, 2020, 5:57 AM by NF Library   [ updated Dec 17, 2020, 6:00 AM ]

LIBRARY CLOSING DECEMBER 10th

posted Dec 8, 2020, 8:39 AM by NF Director   [ updated Dec 8, 2020, 10:48 AM ]

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 circ@newfairfieldlibrary.org  

 

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 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 lfox@newfairfieldlibrary.org.  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.

With your library card, you have access to many e-books, audiobooks, comics and movies for all ages! A list of the several resources we have for digital downloads can be found on our website www.newfairfieldlibrary.org under the tabs Digital Downloads or Online Resources. If you need any assistance with access please call the library during our pick up hours, or send an email to circ@newfairfieldlibrary.org

Happy reading, stay well and we hope to see you soon!

 

Borrow digital magazines with your library card

posted Jul 18, 2020, 12:36 PM by NF Library   [ updated Jul 18, 2020, 12:57 PM ]

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

New Fairfield Attractions Documentary by Matt Gilshteyn, a local resident

posted May 7, 2020, 9:53 AM by NF Library   [ updated May 7, 2020, 9:58 AM ]

eGO -- New eBook and eAudiobook platform available

posted Apr 4, 2020, 2:57 AM by NF Library   [ updated Apr 4, 2020, 9:02 AM ]


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.

National Emergency Library

posted Mar 30, 2020, 8:08 AM by NF 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.

The Connecticut Library Consortium is offering links to many free educational and entertainment resources.

posted Mar 25, 2020, 6:57 AM by NF Library   [ updated Mar 28, 2020, 7:15 AM by NF Director ]

Connecticut Library Consortium free educational and entertainment resources  Connecticut Library Consortium is offering links to many free educational and entertainment resources.

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