Welcome to Douglas Library

Our goal is to provide a cultural center for all residents of the town of North Canaan and surrounding communities. The library is committed to providing equal access to information, idead and knowledge through books and other resources. The library believes in and supports intellectual freedom for all.


 The Douglas Library will be closed on Friday, December 24 and Saturday, December 25.  We will close at 5PM on Monday, December  27. The library will be closed on New Year's Day, January 1, 2022.


The Douglas Library is now open regular hours EXCLUDING Friday evenings for the time being. All visitors are required to wear a mask. If you would rather pick up library items curbside, we will be happy to oblige.  Let us know by phone or email what you wish to borrow.   We look forward to seeing you again!


Our Services

Children's Story Hour: Every Friday morning year-round at 10:30am with Cindy! . Stories, songs, crafts and a snack!  
Holiday raffle baskets are now on display at the Douglas Library! Stop in during regular hours an place your bids ...and support the library! Highest bids announced on Wednesday, December 22 at 1PM.