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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

Monday afternoons, 4:00 - 5:00 pm - This 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!

Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program - Libraries Rock! Our popular Summer Reading Program kicked off on June 21st.  We have a new online portal to track your activity, plus rewards and events specifically tailored for children, teens and adults.

Maker Camp

Tuesdays in July @ 3:00 - For students in grades 4-8, join us to build a roller coaster, boat, parachutes and more! Registration is required for each event and will open two weeks prior to the date of the event.

Featured Summer Artist - Antimbala Yadav

The artwork of Antimbala Yadav, also known as Antim, will be on display this summer at the Cora J. Belden Library. Born and raised in a town called Indore in central India, Antim's painting was a childhood hobby which then became a true passion for painting, sketching, and other crafts.

Stay Healthy Series

Join us at Cora J. Belden Library for three discussions on ways to stay healthy! Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Careers in Artificial Intelligence

Thursday, July 26, 6:30 pm - Saira Kazmi, Ph.D., discusses steps that engineering students and new comers to the Artificial Intelligence field should take to develop skills that align with the jobs of the future. Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Tom Callinan

Tuesday, July 31st, 6:30 pm - Come hear Tom Callinan’s blend of American folk classics & patriotic songs, perfect for those hot summer days! Registration is required. Online, visit the information desk, or call (860) 258-7623.

Mystery Book Discussion

Wednesday, August 1, 6:30 pm - Enjoy a good mystery? Join our mystery discussion group. This month's selection is Not A Sound by Heather Gudenkauf.

Kat Kennedy

Tuesday, August 14th, 6:30pm - Kat & her band will play favorites from Johnny Cash & Patsy Cline, as well as some of her original pieces! 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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10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
(Summer hours for July and August)

The library will be closed on Sundays starting May 3rd.

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