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Raymond F. Damato Library, Manchester (CT) Campus

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Borrow a Laptop/Equipment

Borrow laptops, WiFi hotspots, graphing calculators and more for the entire semester.

Reserve a Study Room

Reserve one of the library's six study/collaboration rooms up to two weeks in advance. They can be reserved for up to two hours per day.

Borrow a Textbook

We have textbooks for many courses that can be borrowed on a short-term basis. Check to see if yours is available.

Meet with a Librarian

Librarians can help you develop a search strategy and identify relevant research databases or websites for your topic-- in the Library, by chat/text or appointment.

News & Events

Crafternoons Return

Please join us for free crafting sessions this semester on October 11 & 17, November 14, and December 12 at 12:00p.m. in the Library. This semester's crafts include vision boards, seasonal gnomes, and a centerpiece. Please contact Melissa Rivera for more information. Hope to see you there!

Library Research Award - Application is Now Open

This award recognizes student excellence in research as well as the skillful use of the Library’s collections and services. Up to two (2) winning papers/projects will be awarded $300 at the Manchester campus Awards Ceremony held at the conclusion of the spring semester. All students who completed papers during the 2023 calendar year for Manchester campus courses are eligible to apply. The application deadline is Wednesday, January 31.

The Common Read

The Manchester Common Read is a program that recognizes the diversity of thought and experience on campus and brings the community together by creating a common ground for discussion and connection. Read about this year's selection, Notes from a Young Black Chef: A Memoir by Kwame Onwuachi and Joshua David Stein.

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Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

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Damato Library Spotlight

Just in time from finals, pet therapy returns to campus on Monday, Dec. 4, from 11am until 1pm, Tuesday, Dec. 5, from 11am until 1pm, and Monday, Dec. 11, from 9:30-10:30am and 12:30-1:30pm. Come de-stress with your classmates and visit with one (or more!) of the adorable pet therapists! The visits will be held in LRC A142 and LRC A108 in front of the library's entrance. 

New Guide: Understanding Gaza

This guide was created by Prof. Gina Ocasion and Debbie Herman to empower students, faculty and staff to learn and research the historical, political, and cultural context of recent events in Gaza and Israel. In addition to suggested readings and films, it includes a section for educators as well as links to campus supports.

New Books in the Library