Mission Statement

As an essential city asset, the Danbury Library is committed to being:

  • A welcoming destination
  • Responsive to the varied needs of our city's diverse community
  • A source of inspiration through words and ideas

About the Library

Located in the heart of downtown Danbury, the Danbury Library is an integral community asset available to all residents. It is a place where people can find a quiet room for study or a venue for the spirited exchange of ideas. Within and outside of the library’s walls, the Danbury Library is committed to providing learning opportunities, entertainment, and enrichment for our community.

Apply for a Library Card

Library cards are available for free to all Danbury residents. With your library card, you are eligible to check out books, movies, magazines, ebooks, audiobooks, digital devices, and more!

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To learn more about the programs, services, spaces, and resources available to you through the Danbury Library, please visit

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