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Cora J. Belden Library
Phone: 860-258-7621 (Main)     Mon - Wed: 9:30 - 8:00
Phone: 860-258-7623 (Info)     Thurs - Fri: 9:30 - 5:00
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Cora J. Belden Library - Adult Department

The Cora J. Belden Library offers a variety of services to its adult patrons, including thousands of items for checkout both physically and digitally, educational and entertaining programs and events, online research and learning tools, technology available for public use (including computers, copiers, scanners, free Wi-Fi, and a 3D printer), as well as a helpful and friendly staff that is ready to answer your questions or provide one on one assistance.

Browse Our Collection

We have thousands of items available for checkout, both in physical as well as digital format. Check out our online catalog to discover your next favorite book, audiobook, movie, or TV series! If you are looking for online content, check out our offerings for e-books, digital audiobooks & music, as well as magazines.

Learn Something New Online

We have dozens of online learning resources, databases, and research tools available free of charge with the use of your Rocky Hill library card. Discover your heritage using Ancestry, get insight into the stock market using Morningstar, or take an online course using LinkedIn Learning or The Great Courses. Check out a full listing of online resources available to you, or visit MyNicheAcademy for in depth tutorials on all of our online resources.

Attend a Program

We are offer a diverse range of educational and entertaining programs, from travel, to health, to technology, and everything in between. Learn about our latest offerings by visiting our online calendar and by checking out our weekly newsletter. You can also sign up for our weekly newsletter via e-mail.

Get Personalized Help

The Cora J. Belden library staff is ready and willing to answer your questions, whether it be on finding a good book, assisting with research, learning about new technology, providing instruction on the resources we provide, career counseling, and more. Contact the Information Desk at 860-258-7623 to chat with us or to schedule a time for a one on one appointment. We also offer online resources such as JobNow which connect you with trained job coaches and tutors to help with job hunting.