Using the Library

The Ridgefield Library aims to provide timely and useful resources with friendly service. Key ways you can interact with and use the Library are listed below. This list is intended to help patrons zero in on ways to make contact with the Library and find services they need.

Contact: Reference Desk 203-438-2282 x1003 or x1014

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Getting and Using Your Library Card

Learn how to get and use your library card, manage your account, sign up for email notices and more.

Circulation Policies

Find out what can be taken out for how long, how to handle overdue items, how to request an item and more.


The Library offers high-speed Internet access, building-wide free Wi-Fi, popular personal productivity software and more.

Business Services

See how the Library can support your business, whether you are the owner of a small or home-based business, an independent entrepreuner or a firm seeking professional development for your staff. Learn more.

Special Services

The Library offers a range of special services for our patrons including Homebound Delivery Service and more.

Meeting Rooms

The Library has two Program Rooms and a kitchen on the lower level that can be rented by members of the public.  There is also a board room (The Randolph Room) and several study rooms that can be reserved in advance. Certain fees apply.  Please check here for more information.

Library Policies

Click here for Library policies.


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Hours & Directions

Key Numbers

Main number
call 203-438-2282

To renew an item
call x1007

For reference questions
call x1014

For Children’s Services
call x1004

For Teen Services
call x1005

For Book Club requests
call x1011

For Adult Programs
call x1013

For Homebound Delivery
call x1003


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