The library is now operating under our Summer Hours:
Monday - Friday: Hours remain the same
Saturdays: 10 am - 2 pm
New Hours, Effective Monday, April 13th
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday - 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday - Saturday - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday - Closed
Technology Center "Drop-In" Sessions
Get personalized tech help from our Technology Center Staff. No registration, just "drop in."
All sessions from 10 am - Noon
For more information, call the Technology Center at 203-796-1607
Check out an iPad
Click here for iPad policy use and permission form. ALL CHECKOUTS AND RETURNS ARE TO BE DONE IN THE TECHNOLOGY CENTER. Fines Apply. For additional information call (203) 796-1607.
Crayola iPad Kiosks Arrive in the Junior Department!
Fun and learning go hand in hand with our new Crayola Kiosks. Each holds four iPads filled with games and educational apps for our youngest patrons!
Thanks to Friends of the Library for purchasing the kiosks!
New Children's Digital Services Promote Literacy and Learning
Available both at the library and at home with your library card.
Visit the Kidzone page or click the links below to get started!
Sponsored by Friends of the Library.
||eSebco Library: offers a variety of non-fiction eBooks for children —many interactive—that can be read online on your computer or through an app for the iPhone and iPad. These eBooks are available 24 hours per day – 7 days per week. There are no waiting lists, no late fees, and no software required. Plus, there is no limit to how many times you can access a book.
To start reading, visit the eSebco Library and enter the following information:
ID: your Danbury Library card #
Starwalk Kids Media is an online library of high quality books for children in kindergarten through eighth grade. Books can be searched by age, grade, and reading level. Children can hear the book read to them, or read it themselves. This program's app is pre-loaded onto all our Junior iPads.
Worldbook Early World of Learning encompasses three interactive learning environments for preschoolers and children in the early elementary grades. This program includes interactive games, narrated stories, and videos that teach numbers, shapes, phonics, vocabulary and research.
Have you recently moved to Danbury or perhaps you haven’t been to the library for a while and you’d like a refresher? Take a 45-minute tour with the staff from the Community Relations Department! Tours are available in English and Spanish. Give us a call at 203-796-8061 or email Rodrigo Fuenzalida at firstname.lastname@example.org
For the Mango apps to work, you must have an account with Mango set up through our library’s website, and an iPhone® or Android™ mobile device. Once the apps and lessons have been downloaded, you can learn at your own pace, with or without an internet connection.
Get the Free iPhone App Get the Free Android App
LibAnywhere: Search the library catalog, contact a librarian, and place holds from your phone!