Get a Card/Renew a Card

Middletown residents can apply for or renew their library cards right online.

Login to Your Account

You can login to your account to see what you have out and place holds.

Reserve Materials

If an item you would like is checked out, you may request that a reserve or “hold” be placed on that item.

Reserve a Meeting Space

Meeting Room 2 and Meeting Room 3 are available for groups of  2-20 people. The Pod is available for 1-2 people. Reservations are required.

Donate to the Library

Russell Library is here for you, but we couldn’t do it without the generous support of our benefactors. If you would like to show your appreciation for all we offer our community, online giving is secure and easy. We even take PayPal! Your donation will instantly help us provide world-class library services in the heart of Middletown.


Russell Library strengthens the community.


Russell Library is a safe and welcoming destination.


Russell Library promotes a lifelong love of learning.

Russell Library

123 Broad Street
Middletown CT 06457




Online Calendar

Library Hours

Mon-Thurs 9am-8pm
Fri-Sat 9am-5pm
Sunday 1-5pm (October-March)