New Databases

The library is happy to announce that we are now offering patron access to several new databases.  They are AtoZ Maps Online, AtoZ The USA, AtoZ World Food, and Global Road Warrior.  They can be found here (under Research, Quick Facts, and General Library Resources:

Library Welcomes New Director

The trustees and staff recently welcomed a new library director, Patrick McGowan on July 2.  Pat comes to us from the New Haven Free Public Library where he was the manager of reference services.  Please feel free to stop by and welcome him to Ludlow.

2017: Henry David Thoreau's bicentennial year

On July 27 at 6:45 PM we will host a book club discussion of Walking  by Henry David Thoreau. You may find a free electronic copy of this work this work by clicking the following link: or may purchase a copy by clicking here:

Please click here for a digital collection of Thoreau's works:

Watch for more information and more events!

Haunted New England

The Haunted New England program originally scheduled for October 29,2016 at 11:30 AM has been postponed until Dec 3, 2016 at 11:30 AM.

Consumer Reports Online

We now have a digital subscription to Consumer Reports. Online access includes ratings, reviews, expert buying advice, product comparisons, consumer user reviews, and product video clips for over 7,000 products including electronics, appliances, home & garden, cars, baby gear, and food products.

Saturday Hours

The library will be open again on Saturdays from 9:00AM to 1:00PM beginning September 10th. 

Friends of the Library Meetings

The Friends of the Library meet on the last Tuesday of each month at 7:00 P.M.

BiblioBoard now available!

Follow us on Social Media!

Did you know we have social media accounts? Find us on Twitter , Pinterest , and Facebook for updates!

Welcome Bob Mishol

The Library welcomes new Library Trustee Bob Mishol, who won on a write-in campaign.  Bob will serve a 3 year term.  Congratulations Bob!