Keep up-to-date with your library account on your mobile phone using the library’s Shoutbomb text messaging service. 

Once your Shoutbomb registration has been completed, you will automatically get text notices about:

1. Items available to pick up;

2. Items that are due soon;

3. Overdue items and fines.

4. And you may renew eligible items with a simple text.


Sign up using your phone

1. Text the word SIGNUP to phone number 860-345-1307. 

2. Then reply to the messages from Shoutbomb with your library card number.

Text: quit to opt out




Get a Library Card

Do you live in Stony Creek? Area residents may obtain a free library card with proof of residence. If you live in another part of Branford, you may also get your Blackstone Library card here at Willoughby Wallce Memorial Library. A parent or guardian must sign a child's (under age 18) application. Cards are valid for 3 years. 

Borrowing Policy

Most books, audiobooks, DVDs, CDs and magazines are loaned for a period of 21 days. New bestsellers may be loaned for 7 days. Most items may be renewed one time, either in person, online or by calling us at (203) 488-8702 if no other patrons are waiting.

Interlibrary Loan

Looking for something we don't own? We can borrow the material from another Connecticut library.  You may request items in person, by phone at (203) 488-8702, or through Connecticut's statewide library catalog:!