• Join in on the 2021 Summer Reading Challenge!

    Register and log your books and activities NOW for the 2021 Summer Challenge online! We have programs, activities, and prizes for all ages. Read more details here.

  • Late Fees and Fines to Return on 9/1/2021

    Excluding museum passes, late fees are being waived until August 31, 2021. We ask that you return material on or before the due date. Holding materials beyond the due date without renewing may impact your ability to place holds, access services or prevent other patrons from borrowing wanted materials.

    The library is now accepting donations of books and DVDs in good condition. Old, damp or smelly items cannot be accepted. For more details, visit our Friends Twice Read Booksale page.

    Sign up for our eNewsletter; we will be sending out regular updates with tips on library products and services.

  • Fairfield Public Library and Fairfield Woods Branch Library now open for in-person browsing and checkout

    All unvaccinated individuals and children 2-11 years of age are required to wear a mask while in the Library.

    This update is in accordance with the Town of Fairfield Health Department and the recommendation of the CT Department of Public Health. Visit the CT Department of Public Health for further information regarding settings where there is likely to be a mix of vaccinated and unvaccinated people (including children younger than 12 years).

    Read more about our current library services.

  • New Books

  • Events

    Summer Reading Sketch Challenge
    When: 07/02/21 | 9:00am - 5:00pm
    Where: Virtual



    BY PHONE JOBS 2021: One-on-One Career Counseling
    When: 08/02/21 | 10:00am - 1:30pm
    Where: Virtual



    Virtual: A Different Kind of Book Club (International Authors)
    When: 08/02/21 | 6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Where: Virtual



    Writing and Mixed Media Contest Submissions Due
    When: 08/03/21 | 5:00pm - 5:00pm
    Where: Virtual



    BY PHONE JOBS 2021: One-on-One Career Counseling
    When: 08/05/21 | 10:45am - 2:00pm
    Where: Virtual



    Virtual: Portrait Drawing Class With Hodaya Louis
    When: 08/05/21 | 3:00pm - 4:30pm
    Where: Virtual



    Virtual-Writing and Mixed Media Contest Reception
    When: 08/10/21 | 6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Where: Virtual



    BY PHONE JOBS 2021: One-on-One Career Counseling
    When: 08/12/21 | 10:45am - 2:00pm
    Where: Virtual



    Adult Friendship Bracelet Take & Make Ultimate Adult Friendship Bracelet
    When: 08/13/21 | 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Where: Fairfield Woods Branch Library



    Virtual: Fairfield Public Library - Poets' Salon
    When: 08/14/21 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Where: Virtual



  • Libby

    Libby, by OverDrive Borrow ebooks, and audiobooks, to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader (U.S. only)! It’s free and easy to get started for new users and a streamlined experience for current OverDrive app users.

    Get started using Libby with a short video made exclusively for FPL users
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    Libby is one of our many digital resources available to Fairfield residents with a valid FPL card. Click here for all of our digital resources.