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How Can I…
Access My Library Account
View your library account.
Access technology at the library, computers, classes, downloadables, devices and more.
Borrow From Other Libraries
Learn how to request an interlibrary loan if materials are not available at the Lucy Robbins Welles Library.
Calculate My Fines
Find out more about overdue charges.
Contact My Elected Official
Contact information for Newington staff, and elected officials for the town and State.
Contact Information Page for Library Staff
Ways to make donations and support to the library.
Download the Library Connection Mobile App
Access the Library Connection Mobile app that gives you access to many of Lucy Robbins Welles Library’s resources, all in one place.
Get a Library Card
Any Newington resident may apply for a free library card by filling out a registration form and showing proof of residency.
Get Hours & Directions
View the library hours,closings, directions and location information.
Obtain a new Dining Partner Ticket
Obtain a new Library Dining Partner Ticket when your current ticket expires.
Place a Hold
Patrons may be put on the waiting list for any item that the library owns but which is currently checked out.
Register for the Newington Library Road Race
Register for the Newington Library 5K Challenge Road Race to be on Sunday, May 21, 2023.
Most materials may be renewed once if there are no holds on them.
Request a Museum Pass
Request a Museum Pass.
Request a Title for Purchase
Request a title for purchase.
Request Home Delivery Service
Learn about the "Books for You" program for homebound residents.
Reserve a Meeting Room
Learn about the meeting rooms available to the public and how to make a reservation.
Reserve a Study Room
Learn about study rooms for the public.
Send a Fax
The Lucy Robbins Welles Library has a fax machine for public use. Patrons may send faxes on a first-come, first-served basis.
Library newsletter signup, Wowbrary, Library Twitter, Library Facebook, Library Pinterest pages.
Use My Wireless Laptop
The Lucy Robbins Welles Library now offers wireless “WiFi” access to the library’s Internet service for properly equipped laptops and handheld devices.
View the Library Newsletter
View the the Library's Footnotes Newsletter in PDF format.
Visit the Library
Hours and directions to the library, Art exhibits and policy.