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 have ended
Saturday hours at Whiton have ended

Photo of Whiton Auditorium, available for group use

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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


Enjoy complete digital editions of POPULAR MAGAZINES

with your

Manchester library card


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now with streaming video downloads

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

Manchester authors


Services for Teens

(Grades 6-12)


Upcoming Events for Youth


Support Your Library

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


Town of Manchester
Learn about the "City of Village Charm

Reference and Adult Services
Information Databases

Manchester Newspaper Article Search
Find a Job

Programs for Adults
Ask a Librarian

A new but small collection of
eBooks and downloadable audiobooks

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Reference questions: Call 860-645-0821 or use reference email. Please be advised that emails will be archived and can be retrieved.
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Updated April 6, 2015