Please note that all branches will be closed Saturday, July 2 and Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

The New Haven Free Public Library is a crucial community resource — a place for learning, discovery, and exploration. Your library provides a home for the community, a place where everyone is welcome.

Contact your alder to share how the library has made a difference in your life! Find your Alder and see a list of wards and neighborhood management team meetings.

Budget Presentations to the Alders Finance Committee

FY2021 Budget Presentation
FY2020 Budget Presentation
FY2019 Budget Presentation
FY2018 Budget Presentation
FY2017 Budget Presentation
FY2016 Budget Presentation


More Information

Library Fact Sheets:
Ives Main Library
Fair Haven Library
Mitchell Library
Stetson Library
Wilson Library

Public Libraries: Places to Learn, Share and Create  |  Article by the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven