Henry Carter Hull Library

10 Killingworth Turnpike
860-669-2342

About Us:
Named one of the top ten libraries in the country over the past three years by the HAPLR Index, The Henry Carter Hull Library offers the community a 85,000 piece collection in a comfortable 20,000 square foot modern setting.

The library enjoys multiple meeting rooms, a spacious children's area, ample space for new releases and audio-visual materials on the first floor, and parking for 80. Upstairs, adult services are surrounded with large windows that allow natural light to flow through the building.

As well as providing wireless Internet access, The Henry Carter Hull Library has ten computers offering Internet access to patrons upstairs in the reference area and two non-Internet access computers offering Microsoft Office 2000 Suite® of products: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.

The Children's Room has four PCs, three with filtered Internet access. All four offer access to educational CD-ROM games, and are connected to color printers.

Internet Access is available to everyone. Patrons under age 13 need parents/guardians to decide if they should have access to filtered or unfiltered Internet. Internet Permission forms may be printed out and brought in on your next visit.

Upcoming Events at Henry Carter Hull Library

Adult Craft Night: Kindness Rocks

Monday, Dec 17, 2018 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Clinton, CT
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Evening Art Film: Blindspotting

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018 at 5:30pm
Clinton, CT
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Red Cross Blood Drive

Friday, Dec 28, 2018 from 1:00pm to 6:00pm
Clinton, CT
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New Movie Matinee: A Simple Favor - 2018

Monday, Jan 7, 2019 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Clinton, CT
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Recent News

Sciencetellers: Pirates -Lost At Sea

Clinton – Ahoy! Set sail with the Sciencetellers for a thrilling action-packed adventure about a crew of quirky pirates marooned on a desert island. With mutiny and high-tide looming, they must rescue their salty captain and find a way to build…

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Diaper Donation Drive Hosted by HCH Library for Bare Necessities

CLINTON - The Henry Carter Hull Library is sponsoring a diaper drive to benefit Bare Necessities, Inc., a newly formed non-profit organization that is distributing diapers and wipes along the Connecticut shoreline. Why diapers? One out of three famil…

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Diaper Donation Drive Hosted by HCH Library for Bare Necessities

CLINTON – The Henry Carter Hull Library is sponsoring a diaper drive to benefit Bare Necessities, Inc., a newly formed non-profit organization that is distributing diapers and wipes along the Connecticut shoreline. Why diapers? One out of three fam…

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The Henry Carter Hull Library Hosts Its First Summerfest 2016

Clinton, CT -- The Henry Carter Hull Library is pleased to announce the first SUMMERFESTActivities include:- GIANT BOOK SALE (starts Friday, June 24 from 9am-5pm and continues on Saturday, June 25 from 10am-4pm). Good condition paperbacks on sale for…

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Henry Carter Hull Library Participating in Passport to Connecticut Libraries Statewide Program

Let your Henry Carter Hull Library Card open the doors of Connecticut Libraries by participating in the Connecticut Library Association's Passport to Connecticut Libraries Program.124 Connecticut libraries are proud to participate throughout the mont…

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Henry Carter Hull Library Celebrates National Library Week 2016

Clinton, CT -- National Library Week, and we have a number of great activities planned at the Henry Carter Hull Library. We will have our second annualLibrary Scavenger Hunt, the winner of which will receive a $50 gift certificate to Chips' Pub III. …

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Quilt Raffle Fundraiser

The Henry Carter Hull Library is pleased to announce a Quilt Raffle Fundraiser taking place until March 19. Entrants can win a beautiful, extra-long queen sized quilt handmade by Claudette Talmadge, a longtime library supporter and friend. Tickets ar…

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Display Your 'Ready to Hang' Art at The Henry Carter Hull Library

CLINTON, CT---The Henry Carter Hull Library  is seeking artists with “ready to hang” pieces for their monthly rotating art display.  The library averages 5,000 people in the building each month.  For more information, please contact the HCH Li…

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Come Write In at the Henry Carter Hull Library in November

CLINTON – Celebrating National Novel Writing Month by writing 50,000 words between November 1 and November 30? The Henry Carter Hull Library, 10 Killingworth Turnpike in Clinton, is pleased to be a Come Write In venue all month long, with the Dolor…

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Henry Carter Hull Library Receives Grant from the Community Foundation of Middlesex County

The Henry Carter Hull Library has received a $2,000 grant from the Community Foundation of Middlesex County in order to fund its Small Business Mac for Marketing, intended for use by local businesses to support their graphic design needs.The CFMC gra…

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Henry Carter Hull Library Celebrates National Library Week

Clinton, CT - April 13-18 is National Library Week! Stop by the Henry Carter Hull Library to celebrate with free coffee and special activities all week long. People of all ages are invited to complete our Library Scavenger Hunt for the chance to win …

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Henry Carter Hull Library Hosts Connecticut Department of Labor Jobs Workshops

Clinton, CT -- The Henry Carter Hull Library is pleased to announce a series of three Jobs Workshops by the Connecticut Department of Labor. On Friday, March 13 at 1:30pm, learn Interview Techniques and the skills you need to impress a future employ…

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Kickstart Your Book with Shawn Persinger and Tom Shultz at the Henry Carter Hull Library

Clinton, CT -- As part of our National Novel Writing Month festivities, the Henry Carter Hull Library is pleased to announce a talk, Kickstarting Your Book with Shawn Persinger and Tom Shultz. Join us as Shawn and Tom discuss their new book I'm an Al…

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Henry Carter Hull Library to be Official Write-In Venue for National Novel Writing Month

Clinton, CT - The Henry Carter Hull Library will act as an official "Come Write In" venue during the month of November, or National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). Founded in 1999, National Novel Writing Month encourages writers of all genres to wri…

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Henry Carter Hull Library Partners with Hoopla Digital to Give Patrons Online and Mobile Access to Free Movies, TV Shows, Music and Audiobooks

Clinton, CT - Henry Carter Hull Library today announced public availability of thousands of movies, television shows, music albums and audiobooks, all available for mobile and online access through a new partnership with hoopla digital (hoopladigital…

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Got Diapers? Diaper Donation Drive Hosted by HCH Library

Clinton, CT -- The Henry Carter Hull Library is sponsoring a diaper drive to benefit Clinton Social Services. Why diapers? One out of three families struggles to buy diapers, and while federal assistance programs such as Women, Infants, and Children …

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October Film Screenings at the Henry Carter Hull Library

Clinton, CT -- The Henry Carter Hull Library is pleased to announce three film screenings in the month of October. Schedule: We will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the release of Pulp Fiction with a screening on Wednesday, October 8 at 6:30pm. Q…

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The Henry Carter Hull Library Announces the Addition of Mango Languages

Clinton, CT -- Thanks to a grant from Valley Shore Collaborative and in conjunction with Clinton Youth & Family Services and the Clinton Public Schools, the Henry Carter Hull Library is pleased to announce that it now offers the Mango Languages o…

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Talks for Curious Minds, New Series at Henry Carter Hull Library

Clinton, CT - A series, Talks for Curious Minds, now offered on a monthly basis, is held at the Henry Carter Hull Library. Aimed to enlighten and amuse all who enjoy discovery and the world of ideas, the series began with a presentation on Giacomo Pu…

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Bubbleology with Keith Michael Johnson

Clinton, CT - Come discover the secret world of bubbles with Keith Michael Johnson! Join us at Henry Carter Hull Library for Bubbleology: a show that will enchant audiences of all ages with the art and science of soap bubbles.Keith uses bubbles-large…

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HCH Library Announces the 2014 Summer Reading Theme

The Children’s Room at the HCH Library announces the 2014 Summer Reading theme Fizz, Boom, READ! Children of all ages are invited to join the Henry Carter Hull Library’s Summer Reading program and discover the wonders of science! There are two se…

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Musician Phil Rosenthal to Play Pete Seeger Songs at HCH Library

Clinton, CT - Former Connecticut State Troubadour Phil Rosenthal will be performing Pete Seeger's music in a special concert at the Henry Carter Hull Library. The concert will feature many of Seeger's best-known compositions and other songs prominent…

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Roku Streaming Movie Players Available at HCH Library

Clinton, CT -- The Henry Carter Hull Library now has four Roku LT devices available for check out. These streaming movie players are loaded with Netflix and conveniently hook into your television. You may stream as many movies and TV shows as you wan…

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Winter Hours at the HCH Library Begin in January

Clinton, CT -- The Henry Carter Hull Library is open on Sundays between January and March from noon - 4 pm. Complimentary hot coffee will be provided to all. On the first Sunday of 2014, Jim Beloff will running a ukulele workshop. More information ma…

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Author Mike Colandro to Give Book Talk at HCH Library

CLINTON, CT -  Mike Colandro, professional golfer and author,  will be presenting his book “Almost an Aussie".From his beginnings as a caddie, through 16 years on the Australian PGA Tour, losing his fiance in a car crash and living wi…

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Peggy Adler Galapagos Presentation at HCH Library 10/10/13

CLINTON, CT - Peggy Adler will be giving a slideshow presentation at the Henry Carter Hull Library about her recent trip to the Galapagos Islands. Adler recently went on a trip of a lifetime to discover the flora and fauna of one of the most unique e…

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AIA Connecticut Design Awards Exhibit at HCH Libraryin July

AIA Connecticut 2013 Design Awards Exhibit at HENRY CARTER HULL LIBRARY, 10 Killingworth Turnpike, Clinton, CT for the month of JULY. The AIA Connecticut Design committee is pleased to announce winners in the 2012 Design Awards program, a comprehensi…

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HCH Library Children's Room Closing For Renovations

CLINTON, CT---The Children’s Room at the Henry Carter Hull Library will close for renovations on Saturday, March 9, 2013. During the renovation, patrons will find Children’s DVD’s in a special section in the Adult AV area. Up u…

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Henry Carter Hull Library News - February 7, 2013

CLINTON: The Henry Carter Hull Library will host a FREE full-length Practice ACT Test on Saturday, March 2nd at 10:00 am with an ACT 'Scores Back' session on Tuesday, March 12th at 6:30 pm. The ACT is a national college admissions examination that co…

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HCH Library Helps Jobseekers Build Attention-Grabbing Resumes With Cypress Resume

Clinton, CT -- Thanks to the generous donors of the Book Fund Drive, The Henry Carter Hull Library has acquired Cypress Resume, an online tool that helps you effortlessly create a professional resume in just a few minutes. Its easy-to-use format assu…

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Steelhead Fishing Presentation At HCH Library

Clinton – Local fisherman Darby Hittle will be giving a presentation at the Henry Carter Hull Library on steelhead fishing. For the past 20 years, Hittle has been fishing in the Eastern Lake Ontario region. He will talk about the best times to fish…

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Big Book Sale at HCH Library

The Henry Carter Hull Library will be hosting a big booksale from Tuesday, November 13th to Saturday, November 17th. A wide selection of fiction, non-fiction, VHS tapes, and children's books will be available. Information about the Henry Carter Hull …

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Henry Carter Hull Library Hours - November 2012

Monday 12-8Tuesday 9-8 Wednesday 9-8 Thursday 9-8Friday 9-5Saturday 10-4 Sunday

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National Novel Writing Month at the HCH Library in November

CLINTON, CT---The Henry Carter Hull Library will be hosting National Novel Writing Month (also known as NaNoWriMo) in November. NaNoWriMo is a writing challenge where participants are encouraged to write a 50,000 word novel (approximately 175 pages) …

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Laughter is the Breast Medicine Program at HCH Library

Eileen Kaplan, author of Laughter is the Breast Medicine will be speaking, Kaplan will describe her experience surviving breast cancer, and how to deal with the issues associated with cancer and its’ aftermath. Kaplan speaks with humor and heart on…

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A Girl's Night Out with Gina Barreca

CLINTON, CT---The Friends of the Henry Carter Hull Library are hosting "A Girl's Night Out with Gina Barreca," a fundraiser at the Clinton Country Club. Tickets are available at the Henry Carter Hull Library for $30. No tickets will be avai…

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New Travel Database Offered At The HCH Library

CLINTON, CT---The Henry Carter Hull Library is now offering the A to Z World Travel database. It includes over 200 cities around the world to discover, lots of photos, concise overviews, city maps, city facts, currency information, country overviews,…

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