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Waterbury Hours: Monday through Thursday: 8:00 to 8:00; Friday: 8:00 to 4:30

Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 to 2:00

Danbury Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday: 8:30 to 4:30; Tuesday 10:00 to 6:00

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Waterbury Campus 

Circulation: (203) 575-8024

Reference: (203) 575-8244

Danbury Campus

(203) 437-9648

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Library Hours

Library Hours

Fall 2019 Hours

Waterbury Campus

  • Monday - Thursday: 8 am - 8 pm
  • Friday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
  • Saturday - Sunday: 10 am - 2 pm

Danbury Campus

  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Winter Break hours begin Monday, December 16 at both locations:

  • Monday - Friday: 8 am - 4 pm
  • Saturday - Sunday: Closed

Closures/Special Hours at Both Locations:

  • Labor Day (September 2): Closed
  • November 27: Open 8 am - 4 pm
  • Thanksgiving (November 28 & 29): Closed
  • December 1: Closed
  • Christmas (December 25): Closed

View the Library Calendar for more information on upcoming events and holidays!

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