The Ridgefield Library provides a range of support, resources, and information for individuals and businesses. Take advantage of these resources for your professional or personal needs, or turn to us to help launch, sustain, and grow your small or home-based business.
We’re Here to Help
Reference professionals available in person, by phone, or via e-mail to assist in your research.
Have a question? Just ask.
Interlibrary Loan Service
Books and other materials not in our collection may be obtained from libraries around the country; small copying fee for articles may be charged by the lending institution.
Click here for information on inter-library loan.
We're Your Office Away from Home
Computers: Public workstations with black & white and color printers and popular personal productivity software (Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, and PowerPoint).
Desktop Publishing Software: When paired with our color scanner, perfect for creating brochures and other promotional materials.
Fax Machine and Color Scanner: Outgoing fax service only. Easy to use. No charge for scanning to file or e-mail; $1 per page for faxing.
Internet Access: Public workstations with printers and high-speed access to the Internet.
Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi network available throughout the building. Bring your wireless-ready laptop or mobile device and log on to the Library network. Wireless printing also available.
Photocopiers: Our copy machines can collate, duplex print, and copy up to size 11 x 17. Sorry, black and white only. Twenty cents per page.
- Study rooms for private work or small meetings
- Boardroom for meetings of up to 12 people
- Program rooms seating up to 200+ with state-of-the-art presentation and A/V technology (including interactive whiteboard) for meetings and programs
The Library offers seminars, workshops, lectures, and other programs related to business development and management, employment, career advice, and more.
Click here to see any upcoming programs in our Skillsbox: Tools for Business Success series cosponsored by the Library, Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce, and Western Connecticut SCORE.
Online video learning resource with more than 3,400 video courses covering a wide range of commercial software, business skills, computer programming and web development, and creative and technical skills.
Tech Topics: Learn to use different software programs and applications, try your hand at 3D printing, improve your social media skills, and more.
Business, employment, and tax forms available to download or photocopy.
Connecticut economic information from The Connecticut Economy: A University of Connecticut Quarterly Review and Connecticut Town and City (Connecticut Conference of Municipalities)
View our References for resources including encyclopedias, atlases, almanacs, dictionaries, Who’s Who, phone books & city directories, and more.
View our Job Search & Careers reference pages for books, periodicals, reference materials, databases, and recommended websites on a variety of related topics.