Server Upgrade Monday, February 20th
Server Upgrade Monday, February 20th

On Monday, February 20th, the library’s servers are being upgraded between the hours of 8AM -2PM. Enterprise, the new library catalog, will be available, but with limited functionality. Patrons will be able to search for materials, but will not be able to place holds or login to their account during this time.

Closed President's Day February 20, 2017
Closed President's Day February 20, 2017

Fairfield Public Library, both Main and Woods Branch, will be closed on Monday, February 20 in observance of President's Day. We are always open online!

One Book One Town
One Book One Town

A month-long celebration is planned with special events and activities, including Will Schwalbe’s visit on Wednesday, March 15, 2017. Copies are available now at the Fairfield Public Library, Fairfield Woods Branch Library, the Pequot Library, the Fairfield University Bookstore and through our digital download service, Overdrive.

Did You Know?
Did You Know?

Since its launch in 2008, Fairfield Public Library's Award-winning Jobs Series has helped our patrons find 236 jobs.
Get Job and Career help today!

Click Here to Read About Our Library's New Three-Year Strategic Plan
Click Here to Read About Our Library's New Three-Year Strategic Plan

Dream...Discover...Innovate...Create… @ Fairfield Public Library

1000 Books Before Kindergarten
1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Participate by purchasing a book from our Amazon wish list, and have it shipped to the Library!
Visit our Amazon Wish List

The Right Book at the Right Time

Need a book to read? Can't decide on what to read next? See what your favorite librarians have been reading, and what their recommendations are.

Tax Help
Tax Help

Need help with taxes? Visit our tax help page for info and links. VITA will be here to help starting January 31 through April 18, on Tuesdays from 9:30am-4:30pm, in the Rotary Room of the Main Library on a First Come-First Served basis.

  • Server Upgrade

    On Monday, February 20th, the library’s servers are being upgraded between the hours of 8AM -2PM. Enterprise, the new library catalog, will be available, but with limited functionality. Patrons will be able to search for materials, but will not be able to place holds or login to their account during this time.

  • OBOT Events!

    Book Shelfie Week February 12-18
    The ubiquitous selfie gets a boost from the inclusion of a bookshelf! Take a snapshot of a bookshelf as is or create one with your favorite or ‘currently reading’ titles. Then post it to facebook, Instagram, twitter, etc. including the hashtags #obot2017 and #bookshelfie and tag the library @fairfieldpublib for Twitter and @fairfieldlibrary for facebook and instagram.

    #whatareyoureading? January 11 – March 31
    Look out for #iamreading white boards in the library and around the community! Write the book you are currently reading, snap a selfie and post the image to social media with #obot2017 #iamreading “title by author”. Tag the Library @fairfieldpublib so we can see what you are reading!

  • New Books

  • Events

    VITA Tax Assistance
    When: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 9:30 AM
    Where: Fairfield Public Library



    Historical Explorations: Stepping Back in Time - Tragic Victorian Love Stories
    When: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 7:00 PM
    Where: Fairfield Public Library



    FINANCIAL COACHING
    When: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 10:00 AM
    Where: Fairfield Public Library



    FINANCIAL COACHING
    When: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 10:30 AM
    Where: Fairfield Public Library



    FINANCIAL COACHING
    When: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 11:00 AM
    Where: Fairfield Public Library



    FINANCIAL COACHING
    When: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 11:30 AM
    Where: Fairfield Public Library



    Technology Topics - Twitter
    When: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 12:00 PM
    Where: Fairfield Public Library



    One Book One Town: Writing Contest -Submissions Due
    When: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 7:00 PM
    Where: Fairfield Public Library



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