Get a new library card? Residents of Barkhamsted, Colebrook and Winchester/Winsted are eligible for a Beardsley Library card. Either use our online form or bring your photo ID with proof of residency to the library and fill out a short application. Library cards are valid for 3 years and can be used at any library in the State of Connecticut. To learn more about our library materials policies, click here.
Access my account online? Log into your account on TLC, our library software system, HERE. You'll need your library card number and PIN. The default PIN number when your account is created is 1111, but you can change it once you log in. You can place holds, renew books, create reading lists, and view your checkouts and due dates after you've logged in.
Download eBooks and audiobooks? The library belongs to a group of other libraries called Library Connection that shares a large collection of eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines. Using the app called LIBBY, you can access the collection. Your username and password are the same as your library account (see above). For more information on how to get started, click HERE, or call or stop by the library for assistance.
Beardsley Library 40 Munro Place Winsted, CT 06098
Phone (860) 379-6043
Library Hours Tues 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Wed 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Thurs 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Closed on Sunday and Monday