Library Location:                                            New Library Hours:
21 Brook Rd.                                                                    Tues.  3-7
P.O. Box 286 (mailing)                                                  Wed.  3-7
Scotland, CT  06264                                                      Thurs. 9-12 & 3-8
Tel. 860-423-1492 Fax: 860-423-1526               Fri. 3-7 
                                                                                              Sat. 9-2
The Scotland Public Library, founded in February 1895, functions to collect, organize and preserve informational and recreational books and other materials for the public use, without discrimination of any kind.  
 Directions to Scotland Library

    ***Check out the USEFUL LIBRARY LINKS on the right side of this page for links to free audio books and e-books!


The library is CLOSING early – 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21 due to the snow.


The library is CLOSED on Friday, March 30 for Good Friday.


new year 2018


New Hours Effective January 1, 2018

Tues. 3-7    Wed. 3-7   

Thurs. 9-12 & 3-8  

Fri. 3-7   

 Sat. 9-2



craft supplies

Card Making Class

Saturday, March 24 at 10 a.m.

We will be making Easter & spring-themed greeting cards.  All supplies will be provided but you must register as space is limited.  Call or stop by to reserve your seat.



QCRQuiet Corner Reads – One Book, One Read 2018

It’s official -  we are reading 

The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict

Scotland/Canterbury Book Club will discuss the book on May 15 at the Scotland Public Library.  The Evening with the Author Event is Wednesday, June 20 at 7 p.m. at the Mansion at Bald Hill in Woodstock.  Tickets for the event are $15 and available at participating libraries.


For a list of passes to area attractions – click the SERVICES link above.

For upcoming activites – click on WHAT’S HAPPENING, KID’S CORNER, or TEEN’S SPOT.

For a list of new books and movies – click on WHAT’S NEW.