The Library will close early on Wednesday, November 26th at 5:00 p.m. Additionally, the Library will be closed on Thursday, November 27th and Friday, November 28th in honor of Thanksgiving. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Local History

The Local History Room is staffed by the Berlin Town Historian on Wednesday mornings from 10 – 12 and by appointment during the rest of the week. The Reference Staff can help patrons with most requests.  Call the Library at 860-828-7126 or email for further information.

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Visit the Treasures of Connecticut Libraries page.  Treasures of Connecticut Libraries is a joint project of the Connecticut State Library and the Library Connection consortium. It is a collection of items that has been digitized and made available online for searching. The items in the collection come from libraries across Connecticut and include historical photographs, maps, postcards and more.

For information on Berlin in the Civil War click: