Building Hours: Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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 Open for Express Services

As of Monday, July 6th, we have resumed offering in-person services in addition to our enhanced virtual offerings. Curbside pick-up is located in the Community Room.

We do not have a date when full services and programs will resume. The health and safety of our community and patrons is our top priority and we will continue to abide by federal, state and local regulations and guidance. See our Reopening Plans for more information.

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 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 203-669-5236 or send an email.

Additional Resources

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