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Silas Bronson Library Takeout

Both libraries are currently open by appointment for you to borrow books, movies, and music. 

UPDATE Summer 2021: Appointments are no longer required to use the library, but you are welcome to follow these steps to request an item for pickup!

How It Works

Option 1. Order Online
Request items using our catalog, silas.biblio.org, or using the Acorn Catalog app.

Option 2. Call Us
Request items over the phone; have your library card ready when you call.
     Orders for Adults: 203-574-8225
     Orders for Kids & Teens: 203-574-8213

Don't Know What You Want?
Call us! Our librarians will make expert recommendations.
     Orders for Adults: 203-574-8225
     Orders for Kids & Teens: 203-574-8213

Pickup Time
We will call you to schedule an appointment for pickup when your order is ready. If you placed your order using the online catalog, please check to make sure we have the correct phone number (see instructions below).

Pickup Details
When you pick up your order, you will need to:
Wear a mask;
    • Bring your library card;
    • Use the front entrance.

Verify Your Phone Number

Make sure we have your correct phone number using the following steps:

1. Log into My Account at silas.biblio.org
2. Go to Account Preferences
3. Check your phone number under Personal Information
4. Update your Default Phone Number under Notification Preferences (if the number listed under Personal Information is not correct)

Questions? Need help figuring this out? Call us at 203-574-8225.

Public Computers & Printers

Public computers are available by appointment at the main library.

Please note that our ability to assist you with the computers is very limited due to social distancing constraints.

To schedule an appointment to use a computer, please call 203-574-8225.