Cora J. Belden Library

Good Books

Summer Hours

Mon - Thurs: 10-8
Friday: 10-5
Saturday: 10-1


33 Church St.
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

Phone: 860-258-7621
Info: 860-258-7623

Quick links

Movies: August and September


What's New At The Library

Summer Reading
Our summer events are drawing to a close. Record your books here:
Every Hero Has a Story for children
Unmask! for GMS and RHHS students
Escape the Ordinary for adults
Every Hero Has a Story Junior (not online)
Under Construction for Carpet Installation
To accommodate our carpet installers,we will open late (at 1 p.m.) on Monday, 8/31 and close early (at noon) on Thursday, 9/10. All other days we expect to be open in the Children's Room, with a limited collection of adult items available. Check Twitter for updates.
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Learning for All
See our free workshops and special events on the calendar, including a new Knitting Club, Spirit of Korea, and Tinkerers Workshop (one for adults and one for teens). Sign up online, in person or by phone.
If you missed our Getting Started with the Cloud class, you can view those slides here. If you missed Chef Renee, check out her recipes for Berry Crisp and Red Quinoa Burgers.
We have events and activities for kids, teens and adults.

Newest Library Items on Wowbrary
Sign up to receive emails from Wowbrary; you'll receive weekly alerts of the latest books, books on cd, and dvds that have been added to our library.

Your Library Card
The library has many free resources, so we encourage residents of all ages to sign up for a card. If you are new to Rocky Hill, be sure to see our Top 10 Things to Do with Your Library Card and our eResources (including online magazines and ebooks).
Updated Catalog
Our library catalog has changed slightly to better meet your needs. Still need help? We have instructions and youtube videos. Or meet with a reference librarian for one-on-one instruction. Call us at 860-258-7623.

Create and Connect @ the Library
The library is a "maker space" with workshops on watercolor painting, 3D printer workshops and teen activities. Check our calendar for more.

Electronic Resources
Your library card gives you access to lots of electronic research tools and downloadable resources. Are you thinking of buying an eReader? Borrow a Kindle, Kindle Fire or Nook. Do you own an eReader? Borrow library ebooks through Overdrive. Come in and we'll get you started.
E-books for Kids
Kids can now read online about science. See our Children's page for links to BookFlix, ScienceFlix, TrueFlix and FreedomFlix.

One-on-One @ the Library -- Call us @ 860-258-7623 to set up a personal appointment for:

* Tech Support for all devices

* Career Counseling
* Business Counseling (through SCORE)
* Research Assistance
Classes through
Your library card is all you need to create a Lynda profile and begin taking online classes.
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Book Discussion Groups
Ongoing: Mystery Book Group
All are welcome, and no registration required.

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