Darien Library is ranked as one of the top 10 public libraries in the country for its size, according to Hennen's American Public Library Rating. As our statistics show, the library is among the busiest in the state with over 1,300 people walking through the doors on an average day, 88% of the town's residents holding library cards, and the highest per capita circulation in Connecticut, with more than 28 items per Darien resident. The library collection includes 155,000 books and 300 newspaper and magazine subscriptions. Darien Library holds itself to the highest possible standard of customer service. We pride ourselves on providing a fulfilling and enriching experience to all who visit us either in person or on the web. We consider hospitality to be a core component in all we do and always look forward to seeing you at the library.