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Library Staff

Mrs. Laurie Fasulo, 
Library Media Specialist 

Dr. Elisa James, 
Library Media Specialist  

Ms. Laura DeAngelis,

Library Hours

Monday & Tuesday: 7:15AM - 3:00PM
Wednesday: 7:15AM - 2:45PM
Thursday & Friday: 7:15AM - 2:15PM

Contact Us

Hamden High School 
Library Media Center
2040 Dixwell Avenue
Hamden, CT 06514
(203) 407-2040 Ext. 5555



Accessing Books, E-books & Audio Books

There are many places to find free e-books, some of which have always existed, and others now offering free access due to the Covid19 crisis.  Listed below are those with the most engaging material and a high quality, user friendly format.  Our diverse book collection contains popular titles in young adult fiction, (including electronic and audio), and biography/memoir as well as non-fiction titles that support our school's curriculum, and you can access these titles using our library catalog, Follett Destiny. (see below)




Click on the link above to access our catalog and search for books.  Watch the videos below for specific how-to instructions.


Other Electronic Resources


Riveted Teen logo is another great resource for high quality fiction and non-fiction young adult titles by Simon & Schuster publishing company.

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RB Digital 

RB Digital is providing free access to audio and ebooks via the state library system, iConn and no library card is needed! Enter the code: ctstatelib20.

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audible stories 

Audible Stories another free service that offers educational and entertaining audiobook content for kids, teens, and families brought to you by Amazon's Audible. 

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 Junior Library Guild is providing free access to their digital streaming books.  Titles rotate in and out of their stream, so there is always something new to read! This is multi-access platform, which means there is no limit to the number of readers who can check out a book at the same time!  Yay, book clubs! Click the jlg icon above for access.


Hamden's Miller library provides access to "e" and audio books.  The link above connects to their home page or go directly to "download & stream" for electronic sources which include Hoopla and Overdrive.  You will need a library card, and it can be provided electronically in 24 hours.