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The Arvin A Brown Public Library has been awarded a CLiF Rural Library Grant for 2020-2021,  receiving $2,000 in new children’s books. The Richford Elementary School will receive $500 in new children’s books.

   Library Opening to Public

Following Governor Scott’s and the Vermont Department of Health’s Guidelines, the Arvin A Brown Public Library will open on Monday, August 31, 2020 with a maximum capacity of 6 persons in the building at one time. Patrons must wear masks and practice physical distancing.

Due to the reduced number of staff and patrons allowed in the building, services will be limited to checking out materials,  computer use, WiFi and copying/photocopying.

Curbside pickup will continue to be available.

Call:  848-3313


Monday, Wednesday, Friday    10am-6pm

Saturday                                       9am-1pm  

Staff is happy to help you with book recommendations, search for specific titles and authors. Search our online catalog at https://aabrown.kohavt.org and select Arvin A Brown Public Library from the drop down menu to the right of the search bar.

Our WIFI is available outside the building so feel free to use the porch or the parking lot to log on. Please maintain physical/social distancing of at least 6 feet apart and wear masks when using WIFI on library grounds.

Please email us at arvinabrown@gmail.com or call us for library card renewals or your library card number. 

Click on the links below to access free online content with your library card number.

For accurate health information on the Corona Virus use these links:



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Free Online Content:

The following free services are available to all Arvin A. Brown Public Library card holders. Follow the links below to access online content. Please contact the Library for account numbers or passwords.


Use the first link to register with Learning Express Library. Once your registered use either link to access Learning Express Library.



Downloadable Audio & E-Books Online Catalog Books, Movies, & Music
Continuing Education Classes Research Databases