With thousands of items, and hundreds of events, services and exhibitions spread through the library each year, we are faced with the near impossible task of shedding light on the many hidden treasures and resources on offer here at Otis Library. In a sense, the library is like an enormous iceberg: the section peaking above … Continue reading Otis Library
Otis Provides a Welcoming Place for New Americans On Friday, April 13, 2018 19 immigrants from 13 different countries took the oath of allegiance in front of a packed community room at Otis Library. The room was filled with family members, teachers, supporters and local political dignitaries. Five were from India, two each from the … Continue reading Otis Welcomes 19 New US Citizens from 13 Countries in Naturalization Ceremony
With your library card from the Otis Library, you get access to amazing (and totally free!) resources. Don't have a library card? Anyone who lives in Norwich is eligible. Apply for a card online or in person at 261 Main Street Norwich, CT 06360. Need to renew your card? Visit Otis Library and bring along your … Continue reading 8 (Totally Free!) Things You Can Do With Your Library Card
As we celebrate National Library Week, let's take a look at some photos from our digital archive of Otis Library and its founder Joseph Otis. Many more photos of the Norwich area can be found on our Flickr page.
We are Here to help Did you know that we have resources for veterans at Otis Library? Below is a brief list of some of the most popular services provided. Resume Help Assistance with job search and online job applications One-on-One Technology Assistance (basic computing, Microsoft Office Suite, Google Docs, Tablets, Smartphones, Email, etc...) Access to … Continue reading Veterans Resources
Join our drop-in knitting club. The Rows City Knitters meet every Friday at 10:00 a.m. in the Meeting Room. All skill levels welcome!
Join our drop-in chess club. Players of all ages and skill levels are invited to play. Use one of our chess sets or bring your own. We meet on Wednesdays from 5:00 - 8:00 pm. Curious about our other programs? Programs for Adults Programs for Teens Programs for Children
Today we honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a resource list for teaching children about him and his work to promote equality and freedom. Books Love Will See You Through: Martin Luther King Jr.'s Six Guiding Beliefs (as Told by His Niece) / Watkins, Angela Farris. Martin Luther King Jr. : … Continue reading Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Books and DVDs For Children