Announcements

Summer Saturdays

Summer Saturday hours, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, begin Saturday, June 25 and run through Labor Day.

Independence Day Closing

The Farmington Libraries will be closed Saturday, July 2 - Monday, July 4 for Independence Day. 

Computers & Printing

COMPUTERS & PRINTING

PRINTING

Printing is available at the Main Library & Barney Library

  • 20 cents/per page for Black & White
  • 50 cents/per page for Color

When printing from a library computer money must be added to your account or guest pass prior to printing. The library accepts cash and debit/credit (over $1).

PHOTO COPYING

A photocopier is available for public use at the Main Library.  Copies can be made on Standard 8.5x11 or Legal 11x14 paper.

Copies are

  • 20 cents/per page for Black & White
  • 50 cents/per page for Color

The copy machine takes payment in coins (nickels, dimes, quarters) or dollar bills (one dollar & five dollar bills). 

FAX MACHINE

The library has a self service fax machine located on the second floor of the Main Library. The fax machine can accept up to 20 letter size pages. 

Faxes cost

U.S.A., Canada, Caribbean

  • $1.75 first page
  • $1.00 each additional page

International

  • $3.95 first page
  • $3.45 each additional page

The fax machine requires a debit/credit card for payment. 

SCANNING

Scanning to a flash drive is available at the Main Library using the photocopier located on the second floor.

There's no cost to scan. 

Laptops to Go

Laptop Kiosk

The Main Library now has Laptops to Go! You can check out a laptop for a 3 day loan and it comes loaded with links to our eResources available with your Farmington library card.

This project is made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the American Rescue Plan Act, administered by the Connecticut State Library.

Stop by the Lending Desk at the Main Library to find out more!


 

Skill-Building Resources

Check out our Skill-Building Resources including Learning Express LibraryInfobase Learning Cloud and Universal Class, which offer how-to trainings and academic skill-building courses free with your library card account. 

Infobase Learning Cloud

Infobase Learning Cloud logo

Infobase Learning Cloud offers online how-to training on hundreds of common software applications and devices, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, Google Docs, and iPad. Farmington Library card required to register.

Access Anywhere

Learning Express Library

Learning Express Library logo

LearningExpress Library provides support to students and professionals for academic skill-building, standardized test prep, career certification test prep and more.

Farmington Library card required to register.

Access Anywhere

ResearchIT CT - Connecticut State Library

CT State Library

Includes: resources for students, e-reference books, newspapers, magazine and journal articles, health and science resources, genealogy resources and much more…

Access Anywhere

 

COMPUTER U

Want to learn a basic computer skill? Schedule a 30 minute, virtual or in person appointment with a librarian on the subject of your choosing.

Each individual is allowed to schedule a maximum of two 30 minute sessions during a month. Simply choose a topic from our list and contact the Adult Information Services Department to discuss your needs. If you are interested in learning about a topic not on our list give us a call and we will do our best to accommodate your request.