TUNXIS IS OPERATING UNDER SPECIAL CONDITIONS DUE TO COVID-19.
COLLEGE BUILDINGS ARE TEMPORARILY CLOSED AND CLASSES ARE CURRENTLY ONLINE.
TUNXIS FACULTY AND STAFF ARE AVAILABLE TO ANSWER QUESTIONS, TAKE REGISTRATIONS AND ASSIST REMOTELY.
FULL INFORMATION HERE.

Library & Instructional Technologies

Today's Hours: {{ dynamic hours here }}    See all hours

Call Us: 860-773-1550
Text Us: 860-498-4442
Email Us: tx-reference@tunxis.edu

{"normal":[["Sunday", "CLOSED"],["Monday","Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 8pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Tuesday", "Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 8pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Wednesday", "Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 8pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Thursday", "Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 8pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Friday", "Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 4pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Saturday", "Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 9am – 2pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"]],
"summer":[["Sunday", "CLOSED"],["Monday","Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 6pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Tuesday", "Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 6pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Wednesday", "Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 6pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Thursday", "Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 6pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Friday", "Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 4pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Saturday", "CLOSED"]],
"breaks":[["Sunday", "CLOSED"],["Monday","Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 4pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Tuesday", "Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 4pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Wednesday", "Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 4pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Thursday", "Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 4pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Friday", "Online Library Collections Available 24/7 | Reference librarians available 8am – 4pm for chat, text or email | Library building closed"],["Saturday", "CLOSED"]],
"holiday":[["Sunday", "CLOSED"],["Monday", "CLOSED"],["Tuesday", "CLOSED"],["Wednesday", "CLOSED"],["Thursday", "CLOSED"],["Friday", "CLOSED"],["Saturday", "CLOSED"]],
"breakdates":[["January 2", "January 21"],["March 13", "March 21"],["May 17", "May 30"],["August 7", "August 26"],["December 16", "December 31"]],
"holidaydates":["January 1", "January 6", "January 7", "January 14", "January 20", "February 14", "February 15", "February 17", "March 12", "March 21", "April 10", "April 11", "May 25", "July 3", "July 4", "September 7", "November 26", "November 27", "November 28", "December 25"],
"summerdates":["June 1", "August 6"]}

Borrow

The student ID or the library card must be presented at the time of check-out and renewals.

Loan Period:
(Students & Consortia Students Limit of 30 items)
(Faculty/Staff & Consortia Faculty/Staff Limit – Unlimited items)
(Alumni Limit of 10 items)
(Guest Borrowers Limit of 5 items)

Loan Period Renewal Period Limit
Books, CDs, & Books-on-CD 4 weeks – Students & Consortia Students
4 months – Fac./Staff & Consortia Fac./Staff
3 weeks – Alumni/Guest
4 weeks – Students & Consortia Students (one renewal)
Unlimited – Fac./Staff & Consortia Fac./Staff
3 weeks – Alumni/Guest (one renewal)
30 (Students & Consortia Students)
Unlimited (Fac./Staff & Consortia Fac./Staff)
10 (Alumni)
5 (Guest Borrowers)
Entertainment &

Educational DVDs

2 weeks – Students & Consortia Students
2 weeks – Fac./Staff & Consortia Fac./Staff
1 week –Alumni/Guest
2 weeks – Students & Consortia Students (one renewal)
2 weeks – Fac./Staff & Consortia Fac./Staff (one renewal)
1 week – Alumni/Guest (one renewal)
6
5 (Guest Borrowers)
Hula hoop 1 week 1 week (one renewal) 1
Magazines & Newspapers 1 week (one renewal) 1 week 3
Museum Passes
(Tunxis Students, Faculty, & Staff only)
1 week 1 week (one renewal) 2
New Fiction & New Nonfiction 3 weeks 3 weeks (one renewal) 4
Reserve (Tunxis Students, Faculty, & Staff only) Generally, in library use only None 2
Ukuleles
(Tunxis Students, Faculty, Staff, Alumni, & Guests only)
3 week 3 week (one renewal) 2

Renew

  • All items except reserve materials are automatically renewed on the due date unless:
    • The item is on hold for another patron
    • The item has already been renewed
    • A patron has fines of $5 or more
    • A patron has 2 or more overdue items
    • A patron has a lost item
    • A patron’s card has expired
  • An activity report letter is emailed to you after an automatic renewal.

If you are a community borrower, please call us, 860-773-1560, and we can help you with your login information.

LIT Main: 860.773.1550   |   Circulation: 860.773.1560   |   Reference: 860.773.1556