Phased Reopening Plan for COVID Operations:
Brownell is in Phase 3 of reopening, and we are currently offering self service pickup, and open browsing. Please check below for current hours.

Self Service Pick Up will be offered Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and 9am to 6:30pm. Wednesdays and Fridays 9am-8pm. Saturdays 9am-5pm
  • Place books, DVDs, etc on hold at, by calling us at (802)878-6955 for the Adult Department or (802)-878-6956 for the Youth Department, or emailing us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We send an email when the request is ready.
  • For self service pick up of prints use our email to print form

Open Browsing Times are Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am-6:30pm, Wednesdays and Fridays 9am-8pm, Saturdays 9am-5pm.

  • Masks are encouraged in the building
  • No appointment required
  • A limited number of computers are available for use - for one on one help please make a computer appointment. 

Our outdoor book drop is open for returns 24/7.

Downloadable audiobooks and ebooks are also available through Libby or Overdrive:

To get a library card:
  • For Village residents, we can offer a temporary virtual card which will provide access to digital services. For a virtual card contact the library by phone, email, by filling out this online form
  • To get a physical card, fill out the online form above and send us a picture of your ID or a piece of mail with your name and current address on it.  We will mail you the card.
We are also offering outdoor, in-person and virtual programming as well as take home kits

Wifi is available outside the building 24/7.

Be well,
Brownell Staff