Library Blog

Crime Time Corner

Imagine that you have committed a murder; the victim deserved what he got, you were never caught, but you know that sooner or later, you will be called to account. What to do? This is […]

Library Blog

How to Finance Your Small Business

Seeking financing for a small business in the coming months with a bank or nonprofit lender like CEDF? Confused about when equity is the right choice?  Tempted by “easy” solutions like internet lenders or merchant […]

Library Blog

Recommended by The New York Times

Recently, the New York Times posted a list of recommended movies currently available on Netflix. Here are their recommendations for the films on their list that are available at no charge to Hamden Public Library cardholders through our Hoopla and Kanopy services. […]

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Little Women Readalikes–Nutmeg Style

If Louisa May Alcott’s nostalgic tales leave you wanting to spend more reading time in a simpler world, you may be surprised to learn that there is a series of books created by a New Haven-born author that once rivaled Alcott’s titles in popularity. […]

Children's Blog

Story Time With Miss Alyssa

Join Miss Alyssa while she reads Daredevil Duck by Charlie Adler.   (Note: this video is unlisted and you will need to use the link above to access it as it won’t be available on […]

Library Blog

Hamden Public Library – Zoom Etiquette

What is Zoom? If you haven’t yet Zoomed, it is likely that you will! More and more people and groups are conducting formal and informal meetings and chats online, that is, virtually, rather than face-to-face […]