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Children's Services: Service Center Resources

Service Center Catalog

Service Center's Online Catalog:

Please note: you may only place holds on items owned by the Service Centers.



Service Center Staff

Maria Bernier
LSTA Coordinator

Grace Burchard
Library Technical Assistant

Steve Cauffman
Interlibrary Loan Coordinator

Susan Cormier

Judy Crooks
Circulation / ILL

Eric Hansen
eGO and researchIT CT Coordinator

Gail Hurley
Library Development Consultant

Diane Stielau
Library Aide

Linda Williams
Children’s Services Consultant

Collection Support

The Service Center loans materials out for 90 days (in most cases).
You can borrow item from us, and circulate them to your own patrons.

  • Picture Books
  • Beginning Readers
  • Juvenile & YA Fiction and Non-Fiction
  • Juvenile and YA Paperbacks. Great for Summer Reading!
  • Juvenile and YA Large Print.
  • Large Print Books for Children & Young Adults
  • Audio Books : On CDs, MP3CDs, Playaways

To order these materials, click HERE.

Location and Hours

Middletown Library Service Center
786 South Main Street
Middletown, CT 06457
MLSC: 860-704-2200, or 800-437-2313 (toll free in CT)
Hours: Mon - Fri, 8:30am - 4:30pm
Closed Federal and State holidays
Click here to open the address in Google Maps

Willimantic Library Service Center
Permanently closed as of June 1, 2016

To browse our Large Print Collection
Please visit the Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Hours:  Monday-Friday: 9:00 am-3:00 pm
Location: 198 West Street, Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Telephone: 860.721.2020

Professional Collection


The Service Centers house a large collection of professional development books, which you can borrow for 90 days. 

This collection includes: 

  • Neal-Schuman "How-To" series for librarians
  • Most ALA Publications
  • Professional Videos and DVDs
  • All the Wilson Library catalogs
  • Professional journals







This project is funded by the State of Connecticut and the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Connecticut State Library.  And by the Connecticut State Library

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