#StayHome Library Resources


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Our collection of library resources for homebound patrons includes:

Essex Library Resources

Youth Services

Looking for things to do with your children? Check out our Children’s Featured Events Page for online programming. If a program you are interested in is not offered online, feel free to call at (860) 767-1560 or e-mail staff.essexlib@gmail.com to find out if a Zoom option is available.

Online Materials

Overdrive – It’s easier to see what titles are available and searches are a snap with the new look. Plus, the new generation of OverDrive enables users to read eBooks instantly with no downloads through the new OverDrive Read.

Parent Resources from the Essex Library

Homework Helper  from the Essex Library

Resources for Children

Ebooks, Audiobooks, & Movies

Educational Resources

Library and Museum Collections Online

Articles – More Ideas for Finding Resources Online