Cora J. Belden Library

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Our library has a comprehensive collection of books, movies and other media.
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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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September is Library Card Sign-up Month

September is Library Card Sign-up Month! Come into the Cora J. Belden Library to get yours! You can also request one online. Also, during September, if you have lost your library card, we are waiving the $1 fee for a replacement card.

Getting Started with Windows 10

Wednesday, September 26th, 2:00 pm - Have you recently upgraded to Windows 10 and are feeling lost, or maybe you just want to learn about the new features? Join us for this one hour introductory class! Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Farmers Market

Wednesday, September 26, 3-7pm @ Ferry Park - Stop by our table to say ‘hi’ & learn about upcoming programs, get a recipe or cookbook recommendation, pick up some fun freebies & more!

Old Time Radio Show

Wednesday, October 3rd, 6:30 pm - Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Speckled Band. Live! Come see the East Haddam Stage Company’s production of this 1930 radio drama! Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Mystery Book Discussion

Wednesday, October 10th, 6:30 pm - Enjoy a good mystery? Join our discussion group! This month's selection is A Shameful Murder by Cora Harrison.

Tax Law Changes

Tuesday, October 16th, 6:30 pm - Come find out what you need to know to prepare your taxes this January! Learn about tax law changes that took place in 2018 & what you can do now to be better prepared! Registration is requested. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Monthly Makerspace

Saturday, October 20th, 2 - 4 pm - Join us for our Monthly Makerspace at the Cora J. Belden Library! 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!

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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The library is closed Sundays. Sunday hours will resume on October 7th.

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