Get a Library Card


The Digital Library platforms are provided to New Canaan residents as well as those who work in New Canaan. If you live outside New Canaan – please check your local library to access digital content.

You may also Email us with the following information and we will create | renew your card.

  • a) a copy of your Connecticut Driver’s license showing your New Canaan address,
    b) OR a photo ID (e.g.: passport) along with a utility/other bill sent to you at your New Canaan address
  • Phone number
  • Email address
  • If card is for a minor (under 18 years old) please include parent/guardian information and library card number. Photo IDs are not required for minors.


Ongoing – every Wednesday – Digital Library Live Demo 

    • Learn more Join a Zoom video call to learn from librarians, Samantha Connell and Kayla Del Biondo, about our digital newspaper offerings, language-learning platforms, e-reading solutions, and more in this interactive demo.

Ongoing – Book-a-Librarian

    • Learn more Do you have in-depth research questions or need advanced tech help? Book-A-Librarian is available to you by phone or video conference call during the Library’s closure! We are here to help with questions including: reading recommendations, research questions and Technology –  How to use the Digital Library.