Darien Library takes the health and safety of our patrons and staff very seriously, and continues to actively monitor the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Darien Library is Closed

We are closed until further notice due to the coronavirus outbreak. Governor Lamont is telling Connecticut residents to "Stay Safe, Stay Home." All non-essential workers statewide are being directed to work from home, effective Monday, March 23rd at 8 p.m.

Please see our Community Resources page for information on getting and giving help during this time, local restaurants, and financial and legal assistance for individuals and businesses.


Can COVID-19 last on surfaces and in the air?

In the following video, Dr. John Brooks, CDC’s Chief Medical Officer for the COVID-19 response, answers a key question about the novel coronavirus outbreak.



Learn More About the Coronavirus

There is a lot of misinformation being spread about Coronavirus, so please consider the sources of information. Below, we have a list of trusted and dependable resources for Coronavirus information from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

As always, our reference staff can answer research questions. You may call the reference desk Monday - Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 203-669-5236 or send an email.

Additional Resources

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