Write a short story or poem about a dog. First, second and third place ribbons will be awarded at the Friends of the Scranton Library Dog Show on Saturday September 19th. on the Town Green. Entries should be dropped off at the Scranton Library Children’s Department no later than September 15th . This contest is […]
Fall registration begins Sept. 8 at 9:00 for all children’s programs. You can click calendar to see what is available and to register.
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.
Click here to enter the Children’s Summer Reading Challenge!
Exploring Resources for Special Education Join us for a four-part series exploring the range of resources for parents and students in special education. Prepare for the school year with access to these informative speakers who will both lecture and answer questions. Our three experts will present their topics, and all will attend a final panel […]
For the Labor Day holiday, we will be open Saturday, Sept. 5th from 9AM – 12PM, closed Sunday, Sept. 6th and closed Monday, Sept. 7th.
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!
Scranton Memorial Library card holders can borrow from an assortment of e-readers and tablets or a Chromebook, free of charge. Choose from a Kindle Fire, basic Kindle reader, Nook Color, Samsung Galaxy Tablet, iPad Mini, an Acer c720 Chromebook, or iPads specially outfitted for kids. These devices circulate for 14 days, and e-readers have a collection […]
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or calling the library at 203-245-7365.
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. […]