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Stitch N’ Bitch for the Fall semester!

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We will be starting up again this Fall semester and would like input from you! What times work best for you? Let us know by filling out the attached survey. And thanks for helping out!

For those interested, until we decide on a permanent date, Stitch N’ Bitch will take place on the first floor [...]


Stitch N’ Bitch for the Spring!

Come on down to the 1st floor of the Burritt Library on Wednesdays for knitting, crocheting, and any other craftiness you would like to do. We will start at 1:30 and end at 2:30. If you don’t know how, we’re happy to help. If you have any questions, please email Sarah or Arianna.


BookCrossing Comes to Burritt Library!

FREE BOOKS! What could be better than that?

Looking for something to read? Do you have a great book that you want to pass around? Come to the 2nd floor of the Burritt Library and check out the new Bookcrossing area. Comfy seating and a relaxed atmosphere for browsing titles is provided, and if [...]


Borrow a Kindle from Us!

The kindle e-readers are ready for check out! Each one comes loaded with a library of current, popular fiction and non-fiction as well as some classics. Current students, faculty and staff may borrow a kindle for 7 days and renew for an additional 7 days. More information about the Kindle loan program can be found [...]


The Kindles are here!

The library has just obtained four Kindles to lend to students, faculty, and staff. They should be available for checkout within the next few weeks and we couldn’t be more excited! And we’d love to know what you want to read on them!

So please let us know in the comments any titles that you’ve [...]


Stitch N’ Bitch is back for the Fall semester

Join us this Fall on the first floor of the library to knit, crochet, and craft from 1-2 p.m. on Thursdays. We will be stitching scarves for the Red Scarf Project (see details) this fall and hope to send in lots of scarves by December. We will provide instruction, patterns, and red yarn! Just bring [...]


Stitch N’ Bitch at Burritt Library!

Come on over to the 1st floor of the Burritt Library every Thursday from 1-2 p.m. to knit, crochet, or any other craft you can tote along.

Novices are welcome!


Library iPhone App Launches

The long-awaited Burritt Library iPhone app has arrived! Need to find a book, a quiet place to study, coffee? The app can help you locate all these things and more. Download it today from the iPhone app store.

Thanks to our good friend and maestro of mobile, Wit Meesangnil, for developing this app!



Gay Pulp Fiction – Novels from the GLBTQ Archives

Valentine’s Day is coming and all forms of love are celebrated everywhere.The “shocking”, “tormented”, “strange”, “wild”, “sinful”kind of love screams from vivid covers of the early lesbian and gay pulp fiction publications now on display at the Elihu Burritt Library at CCSU. Some 150 exquisite examples of this interesting genre from the university’s GLBTQ [...]


Now on Display: Vintage Radio and Communication Exhibit

On loan from the Vintage Radio and Communications Museum of Connecticut, the Burritt Library will display the tools of technologies past through the end of February on the 2nd floor.

The display shows us how communications have changed throughout the last century, and features technology from the 19th and 20th centuries. Featured items are vintage [...]