• Tech Tuesday / Thursday, 2-4 PM

    Drop by to get help with your tablet, laptop or other device. Scott is here twice a week to offer hands-on help with your technology questions.

  • Play group at new time, 9:30 AM Fridays

    The library is pleased to be partners with Rutland County Parent Child Center. Together we will host play groups Friday mornings in the Fox Room from 9:30-11 AM. Always free and open to all.

  • Take a pass

    Again this year, the library is happy to offer passes for a variety of attractions as well as the state parks. State park passes are day passes that allow entrance for up to eight people in one vehicle. Other passes we have available include Billings Farm & Museum, ECHO, Hildene, Vermont Historic Sites, Shelburne Farms, […]

  • MSJ Yearbooks now online

    From our friends at Rutland Historical Society: MSJ yearbooks (1939-1993 except 1943 which was not published) is online at the Historical Society website.

  • New source for e-books

    OneClick!digital has now added a selection of classic books to its offerings. There are no checkout limits, holds or waits … perfect for class reading lists.

  • OneClick has your audiobook

    Check out an audiobook from OneClick Digital with your library card … no limits or wait times. iPhone app now available, and find a wide assortment of audio classes as well.

  • Try TumbleBooks ebooks for Kids!

    Click on the Kids Space tab to access TumbleBooks! Find animated, talking picture books with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles, and Read-Alongs (chapter books with sentence highlighting and narration.)

  • Reader’s Corner

    Reader’s Corner (which you can find in the left-hand menu, and the top menu) features all the resources you need about books in our library. There are links to InterLibrary Loan and a request form for new books and dvds. Check it out today!

Book Lovers’ Corner

Welcome to the Book Lovers’ Corner, a place to find recommended reading.

Select any of the following links for more information.

Reader’s Blog – a place to read book reviews by readers like you, where you can post your book reviews too. To submit a review, email janet@rutlandfree.org with your review, 200 words or less. Let us know if you want to include your full name, first name or  just initials. We reserve the right to edit your review or not post it at all.

Read Alikes – Did you just finish the lastest James Patterson book and can’t wait for the next one to come out? Have you blown through all the Twilight books and are at a lost for how to find more steamy vampire novels? Have no fear. Librarians are standing by to create lists of books that are similar to your favorites. Check out our Read Alike lists!

Novelist – a library subscription database for finding authors and titles you might enjoy. You’ll need your library card to log in.

Library Book Club – a group that meets once a month to discuss a popular title.