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About the Library

Find us on the Ground Floor!

Teen Room is currently open to nine patrons at a time. Patrons are encouraged to browse, ask staff any questions, and head upstairs to check out. Two computers will be available for 30 minute sessions. Board and video games will be temporarily unavailable.

Teen Room Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 2 pm - 6 pm
Friday: 2 pm - 5 pm
Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm



Read, Review, Rewards!
There is a new reading program at the library! Read a book, graphic novel, or manga, write a review, and receive a free book. Submit your reviews using this Google Form



Animal Crossing

Calling all Animal Crossing players! Come explore the library's island: Honeybee. Animal Crossing Island available from 2-5 on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Visit the NBPL island by using the library’s Nintendo Switch friend code, SW-0692-6879-1975.



School Links:

Google Drive

New Britain Schools



Homework Center

Need some extra help with homework, a particular subject, SAT prep, or English as a second language? Call us starting September 14th at 860-224-3155 ext. 130 to make an appointment with one of our Homework Center tutors. This is a free service funded by the American Savings Foundation. Students must live and/or attend school in New Britain. Virtual sessions may be available, please call for additional information!



How do I...
> Get a library card? > Search the catalog? > Reserve materials? > Join a computer class? > Reserve a museum pass?
> Review my account? > Make a suggestion? > Renew materials? > Reserve a computer? > Request materials?