Welcome to Shelton, Connecticut’s electronic library

Through this site you can explore our collection of hundreds of thousands of items, access powerful databases from any computer, view historic items, and more. Of course, you are also welcome to connect to us at either of our physical locations or by phone.

Important notice for Teen Volunteering at Plumb

A large attendance is expected at the Plumb Memorial Library for the Teen Volunteer Orientation this Saturday, 3/21, from 10 to noon. Any volunteers who can volunteer after May 1st are asked to sign up, at the orientation, for hours after May 1st. Sign-up for volunteer hours will be on a first come, first serve basis, starting at 9 am, when we open on Saturday.

IRS Info

This year the IRS will not be sending bulk copies of instruction booklets and schedules to the libraries. We will only be receiving the federal 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ forms. These are your options if you need materials:

1.  Both libraries will be able to help you print the forms you need from the IRS site (http://www.irs.gov/Forms-&-Pubs).  There is a $0.10 charge per black and white page.  Please note – we cannot print entire instruction booklets.

2.  You may use your home or public computer to print the forms yourself.

3.  You can request materials online at http://www.irs.gov/uac/Forms-and-Publications-by-U.S.-Mail, and they will be mailed to you in 7 – 15 days – no charge.

4.  You can call the IRS at 1-800-829-3676 and the materials will be mailed to you in 7 – 15 days – no charge.

Both libraries should be getting the forms and instructions for the CT State returns.

In addition, you may qualify to have your tax returns completed by VITA at the Plumb Memorial Library, until April 11. VITA will be available for help on Tuesdays from 1:00PM – 4:00PM and Saturdays from 10:00AM – 1:00PM, HOWEVER APPOINTMENTS ARE ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVED BASIS. Call Plumb Memorial Library at 203-924-1580 or go to the VITA website at http://www.irs.gov/Individuals/Free-Tax-Return-Preparation-for-You-by-Volunteers for more information. Please note – VITA will not be available on Saturday, 4/4.

Intoduction to OneClickDigital

One of our sources for borrowing eAudio and eBooks is OneClickDigital.  This company is offering 3 webinars to help you navigate their site and begin enjoying their selections.  Follow this link to find out more and sign up:  http://www.oneclickdigital.com/

Wowbrary

Sign up for the Wowbrary Service, which allows you to see which materials are purchased for each library via a weekly email. You will have to sign up separately for each library.   Wowbrary Sign-Up