• Friends Book Sale, Monday, July 28, 4-8 PM

    Books, puzzles, DVDs, VHS, software, sheet music, comics … all at great prices. Downstairs at the Library, 10 Court St. Summer sales are Mondays through Aug. 11.

  • Summer Library Playgroup Fridays @ 10 am

    Come and play with kids birth through preschool in the air conditioned Fox Room. There’s plenty of room for loads of fun with friends. Fridays through August. 10-11 am. 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!

Featured

Come check out non-credited courses in anything from herbalism to how to build your own business! Attend class and do assignments on your schedule. Each course has a real instructor who you may communicate with using email.

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Business and residential directory with powerful custom search options. Download search results as a spreadsheet, an excellent resource for small business and marketing. Log in with your library card number.
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Free access to the Rutland Herald web version and e-Edition is available to patrons using library computers.

You need to register with an email (or username) and a password.

The web version is searchable back to 1995. The e-Edition is searchable back to 2010. Facsimile versions of the past weeks’ paper are available using the e-Edition,  just like reading the paper version online.

If you are looking for older back issues of the Rutland Herald, the library has the Rutland Herald on microfilm from 1835. There is a subject index on microfilm for 1970-1983. An index for years 1984-2009 is available online by selecting the link below:

Rutland Herald & Burlington Free Press Index

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Mango Languages is an online language-learning system teaching actual conversation skills for a wide variety of languages. Our online learning system is so easy to use, you’ll see incredible results after just one lesson!

It’s the easiest way to learn a foreign language!

Mango uses real-life situations and actual conversations to more effectively teach a new language. By listening to and repeating after material designed from native conversations, you’ll not only learn the individual words and phrases, you’ll know how they’re used in practical situations and conversations. You’ll learn more than grammar, vocabulary and conjugation, you’ll learn how to communicate.

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The Gale Virtual Reference Library is a collection of several hundred reference sources as eBooks. A great resource for multidisciplinary general research. You will need to log in with your library card number.

Click the following link for a list of full text searchable eBooks included in this database:

Gale Virtual Reference Library List of Titles April 2011

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LISTEN UP! VERMONT

Downloadable audiobooks and eBooks provided by the Green Mountain Library Consortium. With download media available 24/7, your library is always open!

For first time borrowers:

Quick Start Guide For First Time Borrowers
List of supported devices