Cora J. Belden Library

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Downloadable Media

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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Design Squad Global Challenge

Mondays 11/5, 11/19, 12/3 & 12/17 @ 4 pm - For Children in Grades 4-8. Come explore engineering through high-energy, hands-on activities! Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.


Wednesdays, 11/14, 11/28 & 12/12 @ 6:00 - 7:30 pm - Drop in & work on some projects for the Library! Activities may include making no-sew blankets for area shelters, card making, helping with library displays, or writing book reviews. For ages 13 & up. No registration required.

Monthly Makerspace

Saturday, December 15th, 2 - 4 pm - Join us for our Monthly Makerspace! This is two hours of free time to come experiment with the latest DIY tech, complete Maker projects, meet and network with fellow makers, be creative & more. Open to ALL AGES!

Gingerbread Houses

Monday, December 17th, 11:00 am - Join us for some holiday fun! We’ll have all the supplies to make beautiful (& delicious) gingerbread houses. For ages 16 and over. Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Back Pain

Tuesday, December 18th, 6:30 pm - Health and Wellness with Dr. Nicole Klughers. Come learn some tips to help relieve your pain & prevent future issues. Registration is requested. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Sell Your Stuff Online

Wednesday, December 19, 2:00 pm - Clean out your house & make some money in the process by selling your stuff online! Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Living Well, Eating Smart

Tuesday, January 8, 6:30 pm - Living Well, Eating Smart. Start the new year off right! Come learn some tips for eating well on the go. Presented by Big Y’s Wellness Team of registered nutritionists. 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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