Scranton Library Friends Used Book Sale

Join us for our 2018 Used Book Sale! Books for all ages! Monday, June 18-Saturday, June 23
This year, we will be hosting the sale for an entire week at the library! Sale open during regular library hours! (MON-THURS 9-9; FRI 9-5:30; SAT 9-12).
**Donations are currently being accepted. Donations should be in good, clean condition. Bring donations to the collection bin on the side porch of the white house at 26 Wall Street (behind the library).  Read more >

Calling all volunTEENS!

Whether you are looking to improve your resume or fill a club requirement, we have a variety of ways you can volunteer for your community. Specifically, teens can…  Read more >

Text Messaging Service Now Available

With the Shoutbomb text messaging service, you can use your mobile phone to receive text notices about holds that are available, items that are due soon, and overdue items and fines. You can also send a text to renew an items and add multiple library cards to one phone. Follow the link in this post to sign up.

Borrow an E-Reader, iPad or Chromebook

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, Kindle Paperwhite, 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 of popular titles installed.  The iPads offer an assortment of kid-friendly apps chosen by our Children’s department.
The loan of these items is made possible by the generosity of the Scranton Library Friends,  Read more >

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.