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Bloomberg Terminal The Bloomberg Terminal, which tracks real-time financial market data, is an invaluable financial tool whether you are a job seeker looking for openings or an aspiring investor. The Terminal is open to all patrons. Darien residents, people who work in Darien, and Friends may reserve the Terminal in advance. Just stop by the Reference Desk on the Second Level to reserve your spot. ...

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Collection Development Policy

Print this policy Darien Library is a free, non-sectarian public library whose aim is to provide a currently useful collection of materials representing different points of view for the educational, informational and recreational opportunities of its users and to give guidance in its use. It is the primary objective of the Library to provide and organize materials for people from infancy through m ...

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Museum Passes

Changes to the Museum Passes Program Due to COVID-19 Many of the museums that Darien Library usually offers passes for have yet to reopen or are not accepting library passes. Below are the museums that are open. We have also updated our museum passes program: Museum passes are available on a first-come, first-served basis to Darien residents, those who work in Darien, or a Friend at the $300 leve ...

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Notary

Make an Appointment Do you need your paperwork notarized? Our Notary Publics are available to notarize your documents free of charge. Please call the Library to schedule an appointment for a notarization at 203-669-5236. A Notary Public is a public servant appointed by state government to witness the signing of important documents and administer oaths. Required Paperwork If you need something nota ...

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It's The Mother's Day Edition

Greetings and welcome to the Mother’s Day Edition of _You Are What You Read_. We will be taking a break next week, as I will be finishing up 4 days in The Windy City at Book Expo America aka Jen’s Idea of Heaven, where I will have been living, breathing and eating what’s coming up for the next year in Publishing. And you know I’ll share what I learn. With you. When? When I am damn good and ready, ...

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It's the Left Behind Edition

Greetings and welcome to The Left Behind Edition of _You Are What You Read_. This week’s housekeeping is as follows; there have been no offerings that I am aware of. In **Animals Run Amok News** I regret to inform all of you that there have been Capybara sightings in Florida (of course Florida). Thought to be pets that have made the break for freedom, biologists are concerned that with its warm we ...

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It's the Tights Watch Edition

Greetings and welcome to the Tights Watch 2016 edition of _You Are What You Read_. This week’s housekeeping is as follows: Thanks to **Alan** and **Sally** for the Offerings of Taffy from their Maine vacations. We thank you! In Animals Run Amok news, here is your chance to do some professional cat wrangling should you be so inclined. **Steph** has alerted me that our friends at **_[The Cat Circus] ...

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It's the Harvest Moon Eclipse Edition

Greetings and welcome to the Harvest Moon Eclipse Edition of _You Are What You Read_. Tonight we have the Full Harvest Moon. This moon is thusly called because of the extra light that shines down on our fields enabling us to work into the night. So please get your crops in **People**! But be warned. The Earth’s shadow will be darkening the bright light so there may be some crops left behind. Be ...

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It's the First Full Day of Fall Edition

Greetings and welcome to the First Full Day of Fall Edition of You Are What You Read. Should you wish to participate in **Tights Watch 2016**, get your guess in for the Drop Dead Date for the bare leg by midnight tonight. You could be the lucky winner of some _You Are What You Read_ swag like Taffy or some tomes about taxidermy or dolls or clowns or something. And of course bragging rights and the ...

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