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Boundless Resources for Students: Trouble Accessing Resources?

How to: Use Library Catalog, Place a Hold, and Log In

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Learn more about everything Hartford Public Library has to offer, including how to sign up for a library card, how to borrow materials contact free, and resources we offer online.

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Lost your pin?

Don't know your pin?
Your default PIN is the last 4 digits of your library card number. If you changed it and don't remember what it is, visit this page and click "Log In", then "Forgot My PIN," or contact us at 860-695-6300 or email us at 

Barcode not working for BookFlix or World Book?

For six digit student ids:

22520000 + student id (22520000######)

For five digit student ids:

225200000 + student id (225200000#####)

Hartford Public Library 

Central Branch:  500 Main Street. Hartford, CT 06103 
Phone: 860-695-6300 | Text: 860-530-4376 | Email: | Chat:
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