Holocaust Memorial at the Mandell JCC in West Hartford and plaster model of same sculpture. Elbert Weinberg collection, Hartford History Center, Hartford Public Library.
Find Your Way to the Extraordinary! How to Find Books and Articles in the Catalog, on the Shelf, and Online
Calling all researchers, students or just the plain curious! Want to improve your ability to locate and use the vast resources that Hartford Public Library offers? Join us.....Read More..
"Hartford Through Time" On Sale Now!
Hartford Public Library is pleased to announce the publication of Hartford Through Time, a new release from its Hartford History Center..Read More..
Hartford Heroes: Stories of the Hartford Fire Department
Hartford Public Library presents two local author events that recognize the history and accomplishments of the Hartford Fire Department...Read More..
Search Our Digital Repository
Explore the digital collections of Hartford Public Library! Today, the Hartford Collection, housed in the library’s downtown Hartford History Center, is a growing multi-media compilation of hundreds of thousands of items that convey more than 300 y..Read More..
Meet the HHC Advisory Committee!
Meet the staff at the Hartford Public Library keeping Hartford’s history alive.
Portrait of a Hartford Artist
Hartford Public Library is now home to four Elbert Weinberg original sculptures - and by no mere coincidence...Read More..
“Weaving with Hand-Dyed Fiber” Exhibit
The Hartford Artisans Weaving Center returns to assemble another stunning display of hand-dyed fiber art. Handwoven scarves, throws, wall hangings and other original pieces are for sale...Read More..
Garden Club of Hartford/Keney Park Design Contest Exhibit, May 1 to August 15
The Garden Club of Hartford, in partnership with the City of Hartford, recently issued a design challenge to area landscape architecture and design students: create more beautiful and welcoming entrances to Hartford’s Keney Park. The results are no..Read More..
Video of "Does History Matter" Program
On May 20, 2015, the Hartford Public Library hosted a panel discussion in conjunction with the Connecticut Forum on the topic "Does History Matter."..Read More..