Welcome to the Manchester, Connecticut, Public Library

Mary Cheney Library, 586 Main Street, Manchester, CT 06040, 860-643-2471

Whiton Memorial Branch Library, 100 North Main Street, Manchester, CT 06042, 860-643-6892

About the Library

Hours, locations, directions, lending policies

Sunday hours AT CHENEY ONLY begin Sunday, October 12, 2014 ( 1pm-5pm)
Both buildings CLOSED Monday, October 13, 2014 for the Columbus Day holiday

Whiton Memorial Branch Library is OPEN

Please call 860-643-6892 to check availability of internet computers and meeting rooms
Whiton renovation photos

Search the Library Catalog

How to Visit the Library from Home

Look up materials - eBOOKS, books, audiobooks, DVDs, etc., renew or reserve books,
check your account status, search other CT libraries,
search online databases including newspapers & magazines

Passport to Connecticut Libraries
TODAY is last day to have Passport stamped.

Turn your stamped passport in to Reference by Saturday, October 4th.


Enjoy complete digital editions of POPULAR MAGAZINES

with your

Manchester library card

Downloadable eBooks and Audiobooks

now with streaming video downloads

ebook fact sheets for Kindle™, Android™
and iOS™ devices


Explore history like never before
with the BiblioBoard Library
of themed digital anthologies
covering many subjects

select tab "Library Credentials" to log-in


Services for Teens

(Grades 6-12)


Upcoming Events for Youth


Support Your Library

Join the Friends of the Library
Contact us

Sponsors of
Museum Passes
Dr. Whiton's Attic
(ongoing book sale)


Town of Manchester
Learn about the "City of Village Charm



Reference questions: Call 860-645-0821 or use reference email. Please be advised that emails will be archived and can be retrieved.
Questions about your account: Call (860) 643-2471.

Email Us if there are problems with this website or other general questions.  Please, no solicitations.

Updated September 30, 2014