To contain the spread of COVID-19, the Berlin-Peck Memorial Library is currently CLOSED.

We are still available by phone at 860-828-7125 or via email at, Monday through Friday, 9 am to 5 pm.

You can still use your library card to access online materials like ebooks, audiobooks, video, and more.

No card? Register for a temporary library card, and we will email you with a full-access library card ASAP.

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Local History

The Local History Room is staffed by the volunteer Berlin Town Historian on most Tuesday mornings from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm and by appointment during the rest of the week. Please call ahead to confirm hours.

The Reference Staff can help patrons locate materials at any time.  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: