Express Lobby Services

Our lobby is now open for browsing during select hours. The Children’s Department and second floor remain closed to the public at this time. Masks must be worn inside the building. Self check-out is encouraged.

  • Monday: 10 AM-12 PM, 1-7 PM
  • Tuesday: 10 AM-12 PM, 1-4 PM
  • Wednesday: 10 AM-12 PM, 1-7 PM
  • Thursday: 10 AM-12 PM, 1-7 PM
  • Friday: 10 AM-12 PM, 1-4 PM
  • Saturday: 10 AM-1 PM

Phones, E-mail, and “Ask a Librarian” Hours

We will be answering phones, e-mails, and available for chat through our “Ask a Librarian” feature during the following hours:

  • Monday: 10 AM – 8 PM
  • Tuesday: 10 – 5 PM
  • Wednesday: 10 AM – 8 PM
  • Thursday: 10 – 8 PM
  • Friday: 10 AM – 5 PM
  • Saturday: 10 AM – 5 PM

Many of our services are available to patrons online 24/7! Visit our Virtual Library for education and entertainment resources. Follow us on Facebook for information about upcoming virtual programs and service updates.

Appointment-based services including computer use, scanning, copying, printing, faxing, and accessing reference collections are available. Please call (203)794-8756 or email adult@bethellibrary.org to learn more or to schedule your appointment.

We are also offering curbside pick up by appointment. You can browse our physical collection online through our virtual bookshelves. If you don’t know what you want to read next, you can scroll through collections curated by our staff by age and subject. Find out more here. Items can be returned to our outdoor book drop, located against the building to the right of our main entrance.