Library News and Updates
 Virtual Library
Our buildings may be closed until further notice but our
online resources are always available 24/7.   
Staff is working remotely to provide you with
VIRTUAL services and programs.  
Checking our website and social media sites frequently  
will give you the latest updates.  
Questions? Ask Us!
Contact us. Call, Text, or Email. 
Get help with digital resources, research, authoritative information, and more:
Call (203) 256-3160 and leave a clear message.   
Text askfplct to 66746 to ask us a question.
Email directly to
Fill out the Ask a Librarian form.
A library staff member will get back to you!  
FPL To Go -- The App

Download Fairfield Public Library's app to your device and you will be able to take us with you wherever you go!   
Access your account, digital resources, homework help, virtual events and more.  
Available on the App Store and Google Play
Looking for a great family project while staying home? Research your family tree! 

Good news!  Ancestry┬« has always been available to patrons in the library but is now available for you to use in your home during the duration of this crisis. 
Simple to use, Ancestry Library Edition and HeritageQuest Online are stocked with billions of records, like census data, city directories, cemeteries, wills and probates, and immigration information. The library also has digitized newspaper archives that can be goldmi nes for family historians.  
Access to this resource has been temporarily expanded to library cardholders working remotely, courtesy of ProQuest and its partner Ancestry.
Who knew that for many of us staying at home would be the new norm.
Now may be the perfect time to check out "Hoonuit".
Hoonuit opens up unlimited access to thousands of short videos covering more than 500 of today's most popular software applications on both PCs and Macs.
  Watch this video for more information. 
Then go to Hoonuit  on our website and get started with your FPL card and PIN.    
JOBS 2020:  
One-on-One Career Counseling
Starts this Thursday, April 2 
**CLARIFICATION:  The library continues to be closed until further notice.  These sessions will take place by phone.  
Contact librarian Claudia Silk at for more information and please check our events page for future session dates. 

Libby by Overdrive
Ebooks and Audiobooks for your iPhone, Android and Tablet.  
Getting Started with Libby, by Overdrive 
Getting Started with Libby, by Overdrive
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Need a daily dose of activities for the kids while staying safe and staying home?

The FPL Children's Department has put together a special page.

Library Materials

Please continue to hold all library materials until the library reopens.  
The library does not charge fees or fines for days we are closed.  
Items on hold will be available for pick up when the library reopens.
Fairfield Public Library
1080 Old Post Road
Fairfield, CT 06824

Closed Until Further Notice 
Fairfield Woods Branch Library
1147 Fairfield Woods Road
Fairfield, CT 06825

Closed Until Further Notice
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