The History and Genealogy Reading Room will be closed August 15th through September 5th for renovations

The History and Genealogy Reading Room at the Connecticut State Library will be closed August 15 through September 5 for renovations. However, from August 19th through September 3 the public will be able to access most library and archival materials. Use of Secured Collections, Archives, and Offsite Materials will be limited to between 11 am and 3 pm from August 19 and September 3. The reading room will undergo extensive renovations to include new carpeting, painting, electrical work for enhanced computer usage and installing walls around the archival reading area for greater security. Also, the hallway will be reconfigured creating a new entrance to the Reading Room and new photocopy area.

The newly renovated History and Genealogy reading room is scheduled to re-open on Saturday, September 6, 2014. For more information please contact the History and Genealogy department at (860) 757-6580.