• Friends Book Sale, Monday, Aug. 4, 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!

Tax Forms

The library gets in a supply of some of the most common federal tax forms. All forms are available for photocopying or printing at the reference desk for .15 cents/page. The IRS advises to expect federal 1040 and similar forms around Valentine’s Day this year.

You can download forms and instructions at www.irs.gov. Did you know 65% of Vermonters file online?

You can also get help or more forms by contacting the local IRS office at 1085 US Route 4E in Rutland. Click here for their address and hours.

State Tax Forms
We do not have Vermont forms and instructions. This year the State of Vermont will no longer be distributing State Tax Forms through libraries, town halls or post offices.
There are 3 ways you may obtain the forms you need:
Print forms from the State website
Income Tax Return (IN-111) 2 pages.
Renter’s rebate (IN-141) 2 pages.
Household Income Schedule (HI-144) 2 pages.
Homestead Declaration and Property Tax Adjustment Claim
Tax Booklet (cannot fill in online) 52 pages.
Page where you will find all the forms that are now available.
All forms and instructions are available to download and print
2. Order forms by email
If you are unable to print the forms yourself, you can make a request to taxforms@state.vt.us
Be sure to include full name, mailing address, quantity, and form number(s)
3. Order forms by phone
If you cannot access the internet, you may call (802) 828-2515 to request the forms you need to complete your taxes
When leaving a message, be sure to include full name, mailing address, quantity, and form number(s).

If you income is below $42,000 annually or you are 60+, you may qualify for assistance preparing your taxes. Dial 211 for more information.

Links to Tax Information

Thanks to Susan Smolinsky of the A. Arvin Brown Library in Richford for pulling all this information together.