The 2018 Third Thursday Winter Program Schedule

January 18, 2018  Diana Ross McCain, author of the new historical novel Thy Children’s Children,  will give a talk on the Lyman's of Lyman Orchards.  Between 1741 and 1871, Lyman men and women established and nurtured a farm and homestead that are owned by descendants to this day. They also took part, often at great personal peril, in political, moral, and economic movements ...
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The Connecticut State Library and Museum will be closed Saturday, Dec. 23 thru Monday Dec 25, for the Christmas Holiday. The library will resume normal hours at 9:00 a.m. on Dec. 26 and the Museum at 10:00 a.m.

The Connecticut State Library and Museum will be closed Saturday, Dec. 23 thru Monday Dec 25, for the Christmas Holiday. The library will resume normal hours at 9:00 a.m. on Dec. 26 and the Museum at 10:00 a.m.
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The State Library Board Approves Grant for High-Speed Fiber Connections to the CEN for the Gunn Memorial Public Library

(Hartford, CT) In the second year of grants, the State Library Board recently approved a $22,950.00  grant to the Gunn Memorial Public Library for high-speed fiber connections to the Connecticut Education Network (CEN).   Public libraries serve as critical gateways to information outside one’s own community.  In the Information Age, this role has become even more important. Lib...
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Connecticut State Library Announces Newest Newspaper Titles Digitized

(HARTFORD, CT) The Connecticut State Library is pleased to announce that the three historically significant newspaper titles chosen to be digitized in collaboration with the National Digital Newspaper Program have been completed and are now available online through  the Library of Congress’ newspaper site: Chronicling America http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/. The titles incl...
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All State Library facilities will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd, for the Thanksgiving Day holiday. The Library will be open Friday, November 24th and Saturday, November 25th. There will be no offsite retrieval on Friday

All State Library facilities will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd, for the Thanksgiving Day holiday. The Library will be open Friday, November 24th and Saturday, November 25th. There will be no offsite retrieval on Friday
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