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Service Center and Collections: About the Service Center

Collection Support * Professional Collections * Programming materials for children and adults * Technology Training Lab * Meeting Rooms & Equipment * Consulting services

About the Service Center

"Because Sharing Resources Makes Us All Stronger" Libraries TransformWe are a library for librarians and are open to all who work in Connecticut's libraries.

Service Center Consolidation: Middletown and Willimantic Library Service Center collections have been reduced and consolidated at Middletown. The Willimantic Library Service Center has closed.

Looking for large print books?

  • To search for large print books online, visit our catalog. Items will be sent to your library via deliverIT CT. If you have questions about the catalog or your account, please call 860-704-2200.
  • To browse stacks and check books out in person, please visit the Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
    Hours: Currently closed to the public
    Location: 198 West Street, Rocky Hill, CT 06067
    Telephone: 860-721-2020; Toll Free: 800-842-4516
  • If you need help selecting titles or have other questions, call MLSC staff at 860-704-2200.

Service Center Staff

Lynette Baisden
Administrative Assistant
860-704-2212
lynette.baisden@ct.gov 

Maria Bernier
Statewide Data Coordinator
860-704-2204
Maria.Bernier@ct.gov

Brad Bullis
Digital Content & Innovation Coordinator
860-704-2206
Bradley.Bullis@ct.gov

Grace Burchard
Library Technical Assistant
860-704-2207
Grace.Burchard@ct.gov

Judy Crooks
Circulation / ILL
860-704-2205
Judy.Crooks@ct.gov

Chris Gauvreau
LSTA & E-rate Coordinator
860-704-2224
Christine.Gauvreau@ct.gov

Gail Hurley
Professional Development Consultant
860-704-2222
Gail.Hurley@ct.gov

Kymberlee Powe
Children's and YA Consultant
860-704-2221
Kymberlee.Powe@ct.gov

Ashley Sklar
Adult Programs & Community Engagement Consultant
860-704-2222
Ashley.Sklar@ct.gov

Diane Stielau
Library Aide
860-704-2208
Diane.Stielau@ct.gov

Location

Middletown Library Service Center
786 South Main Street
Middletown, CT 06457
Click here to open the address in Google Maps
Phone: 860-704-2200, or 800-437-2313 (toll free in CT)


Hours

We are a library for librarians and are open to all who work in Connecticut's libraries!

The Middletown Library Service Center is currently open by appointment only to pick up and drop off materials from our collection. 

Book an appointment

  • Closed on State holidays

To browse our Large Print Collection in person visit
the Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Hours: Currently closed to the public
Location: 198 West Street, Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Telephone: 860-721-2020


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

Middletown Library Service Center

What is the Middletown Library Service Center and how can it support my school or library?

Service Center Collections

Make an appointment to visit the Service Center
As of June 1, 2020, the Middletown Library Service Center requires appointments for drop offs or pick ups from our collection. 

Reserve Discussion Sets and Equipment
You can now reserve book sets, book props, STEM kits, and musical instrument kits yourself!

Search Primo

Primo is the CT State Library catalog. Search for books, kits, puppets and more! On the search results page, narrow your search to MLSC or large print items at LBPH.

Not sure how to use Primo? Follow the directions below.

Upcoming Workshops from the Connecticut State Library CE Calendar

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