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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.

Featured Library News

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Mother Goose on the Loose

Thursdays: February 13 – March 26, 10:15 – 10:45 am - Join us for songs, rhymes & stories designed to help your child gain pre-reading skills. Recommended for children through age 3, with a parent or caregiver. Limited to 15 families, tickets will be available the morning of each class.

Celebrate Engineering!

Wednesday, February 19th 5:30 – 7:30 pm - Connect with female scientists from AECOM and other area agencies and experience the excitement of engineering with amazing hands-on activities. Registration is requested. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Microsoft Office Basics: PowerPoint

Wednesday, February 19th 2:00 pm - Learn how to create a digital presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint. Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Gone to the Dogs!

Saturday, February 22, 2:00 – 3:30 pm - Visit the library & read your favorite book to a few friendly pups from Faithful Friends Therapy Dogs. Stop by the Children’s Desk during the event to sign up for a time slot.

Sun Salutation Yoga

Saturday, February 22nd, 1:00 pm - Come learn about this modern form of yoga, which incorporates 12 postures that help your overall health, flexibility & energy. Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Fibromyalgia Help

Tuesday, February 25th, 6:30 pm - Fibromyalgia is a chronic, long-term condition that includes musculoskeletal pain, fatigue, sleep & memory issues. Registration is requested. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Self Care

Wednesday, Feb. 26th, 6:30 pm - With today’s hectic schedules, we often forget to take time to take care of ourselves. Learn how small changes & small moments can improve your physical & mental well-being. Registration is requested. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Mystery Book Discussion

Wednesday, March 4th, 6:30 pm - Enjoy a good mystery? Join our Mystery Book Discussion! This month's selection, Under the Harrow by Flynn Berry.

Elephant & Piggie Party: Live!

Saturday, March 14th, 2-4 pm - Come create a Piggie face, dress up with props & pose for a photo with Elephant or Piggie and and watch a dramatized version of a story. Registration is requested. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

First Wives: An Adventure in Glamour, Guts & Gumption

Tuesday, March 24th, 6:30 pm - Come learn about the lives of the First Ladies of the United States with Mariann Millard a licensed Washington DC Guide. Registration is requested. 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
 
EMAIL: mhogan@rockyhillct.gov
PHONE: 860-258-7621
Information Desk:    860-258-7623

 

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Monday - Thursday
9:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Friday
9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Saturday
9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Sunday
12 noon to 4:00 p.m.

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