We are open Monday-Friday 10-5:30 and Saturday 10-4:00.
In order to check out materials, you will need a Kent Library card.
Loan Periods and Fines
New books go out for 2 weeks. All other books, videos and audiobooks go out for 3 weeks. DVDs circulate for one week except for the titles we share with other libraries which go out overnight. You can renew all materials if no one is waiting by accessing your library account or by calling the library at 860-927-3761.
Get a weekly email listing the new materials we have added to our collections. The list includes links to reviews and our catalog. Sign up for this free service now.
Magazines and Newspapers
The Kent Memorial Library subscribes to a number of magazines and newspapers. You can also access indices to past issues of newspapers and magazines.
Museum and Park Discounts
Check this list of Connecticut museums and parks. Some offer free admission. We have passes for reduced or free admission to others.
If you need an item that you do not find in our catalog, try our neighboring libraries’ catalog or the statewide catalog. Each provides you with a method to request a title. If you need help, contact us via email or telephone (860-927-3761) and we will be happy to assist you.
E-news from KML
If you want to know just what is happening at your library, join our virtual community and sign up for those topics that interest you.
The Kent Memorial Library offers free WiFi service throughout the building.
Copiers and Fax Machines
We offer black and white copies for 15¢ per page, color copies for 50¢ and faxes for $1.00 per page.