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Movie: ‘My Man Godfrey’ (1936)

Monday August 31st at 7 PM As a follow-up to the ‘Primates of Park Avenue’ book discussion, join us for another take on the world of the elite as seen by an outsider, in this light-hearted but sly satire starring the charming duo of William Powell (of The Thin Manseries fame) and Carole Lombard.  My Man […]

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SELF-e: Connecting Indie Authors, Libraries and Readers

Authors and artists: submit your works to SELF-e — our virtual collection for all to read, and be considered for inclusion in the public library ebook discovery service of Library Journal, the oldest and most respected library publication in America. It’s free!


Madison Center Project Display

The Madison Center Project is a comprehensive downtown streetscape overhaul.  A large-scale photo rendering is now on display in the library’s reading room.  Informational handouts detailing the project are available to take, or click here to read online.

Important Interlibrary Loan Information for Scranton Library Patrons

The Connecticut State Library has announced that the ReQuest Statewide Catalog and Interlibrary Loan System will shut down on June 30, 2015, for at least two months while they bring a new Interlibrary Loan system online. Place your Interlibrary Loan requests by emailing our Interlibrary Loan Librarian at flathc@madisonct.org or calling the library at 203-245-7365.


Announcing Biblioboard

Announcing BiblioBoard The Scranton Memorial Library is proud to offer BiblioBoard Library, providing easy access to thousands of eBooks and primary source materials through the Internet and on tablet devices. Whether you are interested in fly fishing, zombies, trains, football or more than 400 other unique topics, find something just for you on BiblioBoard Library. […]


“Escape the Ordinary”: Adult Summer Reading program

  Adult Summer Reading program The 2015 Summer Reading Program theme is just right to break away from the routine of the rest of the year and explore new ideas and themes of escape. And in that spirit, our Summer Reading program is all new.  Each week there will be a prize drawing from all those who logged […]