21 Governor Street, Ridgefield, CT (203) 438-2282
Mailing Address: 472 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT 06877
Mon. - Thurs. 9-7 Fri. Sat. 9-5 Sun 1-5
Research & Reference
The Ridgefield Library is here to help in your quest for information. We provide answers to a broad range of questions pertaining to your personal, educational and professional needs, any time you need to ask them. We offer a carefully chosen selection of resources in numerous print and media formats, to help you find just what you need, from a book review to a recipeCheck the list at left to explore our resources by topic, or follow the links below for magazines, newspapers, encyclopedias and other general resources..
Contact: Reference Desk 203-438-2282 x1014 firstname.lastname@example.org
May is National Bike Month
Did you know that Bicycling magazine is available at the Library.
See our bicycling resources on the Ridgefield Library Hobbies & Sports page.
Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of a bike ride." - John F. Kennedy, U.S. President
"My two favourite things in life are libraries and bicycles. They both move people forward without wasting anything. The perfect day: riding a bike to the library." - Peter Golkin, Public Information Officer, Arlington Public Library, VA
General Reference Sources
Encyclopedia BritannicaImage Collections
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
Information Please Almanac
Library Spot - dictionaries, podcasts, speeches, maps, almanacs etc.
Old Farmer's Almanac
Reference USA - telephone directory information including residents and companies
Gale Virtual Reference Library Search contents of more than 60 online reference books in arts, biography, health, history, law, literature, multicultural studies, nation and world, religion, science and social science
iCONN.org Connecticut’s Search EngineClick on Search Individual Resources in the bulleted section
American Memories from the Library of CongressResearch Documentation and Style Guidelines
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
APA Citation Style from the B. Davis Schwartz Memorial Library at Long Island University’s C.W. Post Campus
MLA Documentation from the Writing Center at the University of Wisconsin - Madison
iCONN.org Citing Sources including Citation Machine
Use of Public Access Computers requires a library card. Guest cards are available as needed; inquire at any Reference Desk. Free Wi-Fi is also available through the Library. More details.
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