What Do You Think of ReferenceUSA?


ReferenceUSA is the premier source of business and residential information for reference and research.

ReferenceUSA offers the most up-to-date data available in the market. The database offers library patrons accurate data on 45 million businesses and 270 million consumers.

As a Meriden Library patron, you can access ReferenceUSA to research businesses, where to open a business, apply for jobs, and more.. Interested? Talk to a Librarian at the Information Desk. We would like to know if you like this service.

For adult non-English speakers

esl classes

ESL Conversation Drop-in

Every other Thursday starting June 21 at 7:00

Are you looking to improve your English speaking skills? Would you enjoy open discussions and other fun speaking activities? Then, we would love to see you at the library. Chaimae Mamas provides guidance and support in a welcoming autmosphere. No need to register - just DROP - IN.

NEW Passport Service


Saturday, June 23 from 10 - 2

To apply for a passport, you need to bring:

  1. birth certificate or naturalization certificate with front and back photocopy
  2. valid photo ID with front and back photocopy
  3. personal check or money order for passport fees

Photos are offered for $15, bring a separate check. For more information Click Here.

Designing with Plenty for Pollinators


Tuesday, June 26 at 6:30

Why are there flowers? Why are there fruits and berries?

There is a fascinating story about the interrelationships between humans, insects, and nature. We know that pollinators, such as bees, hummingbirds, and butterflies, are important. But, why?

Grow your awareness on the importance of pollinators and the need for diversity and quantity of flowers. Learn about why pollinators need flowers and how they are responsible for much of the food we eat.

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Lynda is available thanks to the generous support of the Meriden Rotary Foundation

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