• Register NOW for the 2021 Summer Reading Challenge!

    Registration begins NOW for the 2021 Summer Challenge online! Register today and be ready to log your books and activities starting June 21, 2021. Read more details here.

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

    In accordance with the Town of Fairfield Health Department and the recommendation of the CT Department of Public Health, face masks are required in Fairfield Public Library buildings.

    Visit 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 express services.

  • Excluding museum passes, late fees will be waived during this time, but 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 not accepting any books or materials donations at this time. Please hold donations until further notice.

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  • New Books

  • Events

    Summer Reading Community Puzzle - "Let's Stick Together"
    When: 06/21/21 | 9:00am - 9:30am
    Where: Virtual

    Virtual-Creating a Compelling College Application
    When: 06/23/21 | 7:00pm - 8:00pm
    Where: Virtual

    BY PHONE JOBS 2021: One-on-One Career Counseling
    When: 06/24/21 | 10:45am - 2:00pm
    Where: Virtual

    Virtual: Tech Help - Research
    When: 06/24/21 | 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Where: Virtual

    VIRTUAL What's Cooking? Series - A Conversation with Michel Nischan
    When: 06/28/21 | 6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Where: Virtual

    Virtual Woods Book Club - The Girls in the Stilt House
    When: 06/30/21 | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    Where: Virtual

    Shibori Wall Hangings (Teens and their Adult)
    When: 06/30/21 | 2:30pm - 3:30pm
    Where: Fairfield Woods Branch Library

    Shibori Wall Hangings (Adults)
    When: 06/30/21 | 6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Where: Fairfield Woods Branch Library

    BY PHONE JOBS 2021: One-on-One Career Counseling
    When: 07/01/21 | 10:45am - 2:00pm
    Where: Virtual

    BY PHONE JOBS 2021: One-on-One Career Counseling
    When: 07/08/21 | 10:45am - 2:00pm
    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

    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.