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Recent Service Center News

Service Center Consolidation: Middletown and Willimantic Library Service Center collections have been reduced and consolidated at"Because Sharing Resources Makes Us All Stronger" Libraries Transform 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:  Monday-Friday: 9:00 am-3:00 pm
    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

Maria Bernier
LSTA Coordinator

Grace Burchard
Library Technical Assistant

Steve Cauffman
Interlibrary Loan Coordinator

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

Location and Hours


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)


Open: Mon - Fri, 8 am - 4:30 pm
  • Open until 8 pm the first Thursday of the month
  • Open 9 am to noon the first Saturday of the month (through December 2018 only)
  • Closed on State holidays
December 2018
  • Saturday, Dec. 1:  Open 9 am to noon
  • Thursday, Dec. 6:  Open 8 am to 8 pm
  • Tuesday, Dec. 25: Closed for Christmas
January 2019
  • Tuesday, Jan. 1: Closed for New Years Day
  • Thursday, Jan. 3:  Open 8 am to 8 pm
  • Monday, Jan. 21: Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
February 2019
  • Thursday, Feb. 7:  Open 8 am to 8 pm
  • Tuesday, Feb. 12: Closed for Lincoln's Birthday
  • Monday, Feb. 18: Closed for Washington's Birthday
March 2019
  • Thursday, Mar. 7:  Open 8 am to 8 pm
April 2019
  • Thursday, Apr. 4:  Open 8 am to 8 pm
  • Friday, Apr. 19: Closed for Good Friday
May 2019
  • Thursday, May 2:  Open 8 am to 8 pm
  • Monday, May 27: Closed for Memorial Day
June 2019
  • Thursday, Jun. 6:  Open 8 am to 8 pm
July 2019
  • Thursday, Jul. 4: Closed for Independence Day
  • Thursday, Jul. 11:  Open 8 am to 8 pm

To browse our Large Print Collection in person 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

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

Tell us what you think

What would you like to see at the Middletown Library Service Center?

Tell us what you think
Small, cozy seating areas: 3 votes (5.66%)
Better coffee: 2 votes (3.77%)
A visible, staffed service desk: 8 votes (15.09%)
A library cat!: 33 votes (62.26%)
More computers for us to use: 0 votes (0%)
More large meeting room space: 7 votes (13.21%)
Total Votes: 53

Service Center Catalog

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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.

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