The library will be close on Friday, November 27th for the holiday. Happy Thanksgiving!

Quiet Corner Reads Virtual Authors Visit

Archor Mayor and Sarah Stewart Taylor

Thursday, December 10th - 6:30 pm

Visit www.quietcornerreads.org to register!

Preschool Storytime at the Pavilion


10:30 -11:30 am

Preschoolers can come hear a story and make a craft while social distancing at Garrison Pavilion. Although this program is aimed at preschoolers, all ages are welcome!

The library building is now open and following the reopening guidelines. Curbside service will continue. Please call 860-455-9424 or email chaplinlibraryrequest@gmail.com to request books, DVDs or periodicals.

Search or view books in our catalog below!

New Resource available online: Dementia Handbook and Resource Guide



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Check to see if we have a book or movie.

If you need a library card, please stop by the library with an ID showing your Chaplin address. Once you have a valid card, you may check out books at any public library in CT!

FREE Resources

Download items from Overdrive, RBdigital, Digital Public Library of America & moreā€¦all from one app! Click here

Free Wi-Fi is available around the clock in the library and Senior Center parking lots.

The Junior Library Guild is offering FREE digital books to children at https://www.juniorlibraryguild.com/at-home

FREE Access to RBDigital's ebooks and audiobooks are available through the Connecticut State Library - No Library Card Required! https://iconnct.rbdigital.com/ Use ctstatelib20 for the access code. Please call or email if you need assistance.

If you are a Chaplin resident and need a library card to access Overdrive, please call or email the library.


Audio and eBooks

for Chaplin residents. If you need assistance with access, please call or email the library.

ResearchIT CT

Resources for Connecticut Residents: newspapers, magazines, databases, genealogy, and much more.