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We have a variety of ebooks, audiobooks and e-magazines that can be downloaded to your computer or mobile device. 

Questions? Call the Information Desk, or come in with your device.  We'd be happy to demonstrate these resources for you. 

Research Tools

The Cora J. Belden Library provides free online resources to educate and inspire you.

  • Our Databases provide access to articles and information on a wide variety of topics.
  • Our E-Learning resources will help you learn new skills and prepare for exams and interviews.
  • Our Recommended Websites provide a sampling of favorite sites chosen by our librarians.

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Tabletop Gaming Club

Every Monday 4:00-5:00 pm - The Tabletop Gaming Club is a place where kids & teens can come after school to play all types of tabletop gaming, meet new friends, learn new games, and more!  No need to sign up, just drop in!

Mystery Book Discussion

Rescheduled to Wednesday, February 14th, 6:30 pm - Enjoy a good mystery? Join our Mystery Book Discussion group. This month's selection is Starvation Lake by Bryan Gruley.

Monthly Makerspace

Saturday, February 17th, 2:00 - 4:00 pm - Join us for our Monthly Makerspace! This is two hours of free time to come play with and learn the latest DIY tech, complete Maker projects, converse and network with fellow makers, be creative & more. No registration required, just drop in!

Voices Against Lyme Disease

Tuesday, February 20th, 6:30 pm - Come learn how to identify the symptoms of this disease, as well as information on how to treat and manage it. Registration is requested. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Getting Started with Android

Wednesday, February 21st - 2:00 pm - Are you feeling overwhelmed on how to use your Android phone or tablet? Come to this introductory class and start learning  Android phone and tablet fundamentals! Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Introduction to Virtual Reality (VR)

Thursdays from 5:45 to 7:45 pm - Join us for a hands-on introduction to Virtual Reality! Check out our HTC VIVE and explore various VR games and selections. First come, first served sessions start at 5:45. Call the information desk at (860) 258-7623 to learn more.

Getting Started with Windows 10

Wednesday, February 28th, 2:00pm - Have you recently upgraded to Windows 10 and are feeling lost with the new interface, or maybe you just want to know how you can utilize more of its features? Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.


Tai Chi

Saturday, March 3rd, 1:00 pm - Come learn about the history and importance of this ancient form of Chinese martial arts. No experience is necessary! Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Mystery Book Discussion

Wednesday, March 7th, 6:30 pm - Do you enjoy a good mystery? Join our mystery book discussion. This month's selection is Muzzled by Eileen Brady.

Getting Started with Online Shopping

Tuesday, March 14th, 2:00 - 3:00 pm - Get started with the ease & convenience of shopping online while learning how to stay safe at the same time! We will cover Amazon, eBay & Craigslist. Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Contact Information

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Cora J. Belden Library
33 Church St.
Rocky Hill, CT

Mary Hogan, Director of the Library

PHONE: 860-258-7621
Information Desk:    860-258-7623

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In observance of President's Day, the Cora J. Belden library will be closed on Monday, February 19, 2018. We will reopen on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 10:00 AM.

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