New Milford Public Library

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New Milford Public Library
New Milford Public Library in New Milford, Connecticut

Contact Information[edit | edit source]

E-mail:[1]  Public Services Librarian


24 Main Street
New Milford, CT 06776 USA

Telephone:[1] 860-355-1191

Hours:[1]  Mon. - Thurs. 10 am - 8 pm; Fri. 10 am - 5 pm; Sat. 9 am - 5 pm; Sun. 1 pm - 5 pm .

Directions, map, and parking:[2]

From Waterbury and Points North: Take I-84 to Exit 15 (Route 67). Continue on Route 67 to New Milford (approx. 14 miles). Bear left onto Bridge Street. Make the first right onto the Village Green. The library is 1 block north of the Town Hall.
From Danbury and Points South: Take I-84 to Exit 7 (Route 7). Follow Route 7 North toward Waterbury/New Milford. Turn right onto US-202 / CT-67 and go across the river on Bridge Street. Turn left after 3rd light onto the Village Green. The library is 1 block north of the Town Hall.
Google Map: New Milford Public Library.
Parking is on the street and behind the library.

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description[edit | edit source]

New Milford Public Library provides access to online genealogical databases like FamilySearch, Heritage Quest, and They are also a family history center affiliate library.[3]

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Alternate Repositories[edit | edit source]

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If you cannot visit or find a source at the New Milford Public Library, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

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  • such as: NARA I
  • National Archives at _____
  • State Archives
  • State Library

Similar Collections

  • National Personnel Records Center
  • LC
  • FHL

Neighboring Collections

  • County Vital Records Office
  • City Vital Records Office
  • County Archives
  • County Orphan's Court
  • County Probate Court
  • County Recorder
  • County Coroner
  • U.S. District Court
  • County and local historical societies
  • County and local genealogical societies
  • Public Libraries
  • Museums and heritage societies
  • Closest Family History Center has premium online services for free, offers research guidance.[4]
  • Repositories in surrounding counties: [Chattam], [Durham], and [Franklin]
  • State Vital Records Office
  • State Historical Society
  • State Genealogical Society
  • University Libraries
  • Church archives
  • Repositories in surrounding states (or provinces): [SC], [TN], and [VA]
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Sources[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Contact library personnel in New Milford Library (accessed 22 March 2017).
  2. Map and Directions in New Milford Public Library (accessed 25 March 2017).
  3. Genealogy Services in New Milford Public Library (accessed 22 March 2017).
  4. Introduction to Family History Centers in Family History Research Wiki (accessed 29 February 2016).