Greenwich Library Offers Extended Hours During High School Exam Week

Greenwich Library will offer extended hours to accommodate high school students during midterm exams.

The Main Library will remain open from 9:00 am until 10:00 pm on Tuesday January 17 through Thursday January 19, and on Monday January 23 for public and private school exams.

The Library will also remain open from 1:00pm to 6:00 pm on Sunday, January 22. (There will be no extended hours Friday and Saturday; regular schedule applies).

Note that the Library is closed on Monday, January 16 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

As always, Library staff will be available to assist with reference questions.

Elton’s Café in the library’s lower level will remain open until 7:00 pm on Tuesday, January 17 through Thursday, January 19, and on Monday, January 23.

The Café is closed on Sundays. Please note that no outside food of any kind is allowed in the café seating area, whether open or closed.

For more information about Greenwich Library programs for students in grades 6-12, contact Teen Services Librarian Ed Morrissey at [email protected], call (203) 622-7918, or visit

The Greenwich Library system consists of the Main Library and its Byram Shubert and Cos Cob branches. The mission of Greenwich Library is to provide exceptional resources, programs and services that promote the joy of lifelong learning and discovery, and to offer a welcoming place for people to gather and share experiences. With 1,400 programs and events per year, the Library seeks to serve as the cultural and intellectual crossroads of the community. Greenwich Library has a total circulation of about 1.5 million, the highest reported in Connecticut.  Greenwich Library was recently named a five-star library by Library Journal for the eighth time. Greenwich Library is located at 101 West Putnam Avenue in Greenwich. Cos Cob Library is located at 5 Sinawoy Road in Cos Cob. Byram Shubert Library is located at 21 Mead Avenue in Greenwich. More information is available online at or by calling 203-622-7900.