Library News & Announcements

March 23, 2020 update

Book returns are closed until further notice. PLEASE KEEP ALL LIBRARY MATERIALS AT HOME UNTIL WE RE-OPEN.All items currently checked-out... more ››

Enjoy the library from home – all you need is a library card!

With your Waterford library card, you have access to thousands of eBooks, eAudiobooks, streaming movies, eMagazines, and eNewspapers.  With... more ››

The library will be closed to the public for a minimum of 2 weeks

Effective Friday, March 13 at 5:30 pm, the library will be closed to the public for a minimum of two weeks. The drive-through book drop, as... more ››


The Library has suspended or cancelled programs and meetings through April 30 in accordance with the recommendations from Governor Ned... more ››

Census Video 2020

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Coronavirus Information - UPDATES

We understand that the Coronavirus Disease 19 (COVID19) dominating the news is concerning for many.  We want to assure you that Ledge Light... more ››

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New Computers in the Children's Room!

The new public computers in the children's room have been installed and are now available at the Waterford Public Library!

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Census 2020

Remember, when you get your Census survey in the mail, fill it out: It's safe, It's easy, It's important!

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Waterford Cemeteries & Burial Grounds: A Photographic Record - Now Available

Patrick Crotty, a member of The Waterford Properties Commission, has photoraphed and compiled a 2-volume set of the cemeteries of Waterford... more ››

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New public computers now available!

Purchased by the Library’s Board of Trustees, the new Windows 10 computers at the Adult Computer Center are up and running. The computers... more ››

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New DVD Loan Periods!

We now offer new loan periods for our Adult and Children's Feature Film and Documentary DVD collections.  You can take out as many DVDs (... more ››

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We have a new Book Return!

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Did you know . . . ?

Did you know? As a Waterford Public Library cardholder, you now have unlimited access to four additional e-Book collections. From our... more ››

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We now have a Civics & Citizenship Toolkit for checkout!

We have a new Civics & Citizenship Toolkit available for check out. This item was put out by U.S. Citizenship & Immigration... more ››

Library Services to the Homebound

We are pleased to introduce our new library services to the homebound.  Do you know someone who would like books, movies, music or... more ››

Digital Magazines @ your Library!

RBdigital, the world's largest newsstand, offers full-color digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on desktops, mobile devices,... more ››


Are you a resident of Waterford or Quaker Hill and don’t have a library card?  You can now register online from the library’s... more ››