Catalogs and Resources Links

Catalogs and Resources provides author, title, and keyword access to information and research materials. Select Morris Public Library Catalog for local holdings of print and media, Bibliomation Global Catalog for Bibliomation requests.

Morris Public Library Catalog

Search Morris Public Library's catalog for books, audio books, music CDs, and DVDs. Request items the Library owns and interlibrary loans for items not owned. Interlibrary loan items will be delivered to the Library or another library selected. 

Bibliomation Catalog

Search all 70+ Bibliomation libraries for books, audio books, music CDs, and DVDs. Request items through interlibrary loan to be delivered to the Library or pick them up at the holding library.

Morris Public Library Kids' Catalog

Morris Public Library's catalog for books, audio books, music CDs, and DVDs. Request items the Library owns and interlibrary loans for items not owned. Interlibrary loan items will be delivered to the Library or another library selected. 

researchIT CT

researchIT CT offers free online resources as a service of the CT State Library.  Here you will find journal, magazine, and newspaper articles for Connecticut public, K-12, and academic libraries and their users. There is also a collection of downloadable eAudios and eBooks for Connecticut residents with valid CT public library card numbers.

Magazines Available to Borrow

For Adults

  • American Spirit
  • Architectural Digest
  • Backpacker
  • Better Homes and Gardens
  • Bon Appetit
  • Connecticut
  • Consumer Reports
  • Country Living
  • The Economist
  • Entertainment Weekly
  • Fine Gardening
  • Good Housekeeping
  • HGTV
  • Horticulture
  • House Beautiful
  • Knitting
  • Martha Stewart Living
  • Mary Janes Farm
  • Maximum PC
  • Mother Earth News
  • Popular Science
  • Real Simple
  • Redbook
  • Sky and Telescope
  • Time
  • Veranda
  • Yankee

For Children and Teens

  • American Girl
  • Highlights
  • National Geographic for Kids
  • Ranger Rick Jr.

Museum and Park Passes

  • Beardsley Zoo
  • The Children's Museum, Roaring Brook Nature Center
  • CT Old State House
  • CT Science Center
  • CT State Parks and Forests
  • ImagineNation
  • Kids Play
  • Maritime Aquarium
  • Mystic Aquarium
  • New Britain Museum of Art
  • New Haven Museum
  • Wadsworth Athanaeum
  • White Memorial Conservation Center and Museum

Passes for reduced or free admission to the following institutions and parks are available to borrow at the Morris Public Library. Thank you to the MPL Friends Group for this service.

Information and Guidelines

  • Binders with information about passes are on display in the reading area.
  • Passes must be requested and checked out at the circulation desk.
  • MPL cardholders are eligible to borrow Museum passes. Borrowers may register at time of borrowing passes.
  • Passes may be checked out for 3 days.
  • Passes must be returned to the circulation desk, not the book drop.
  • Passes may be reserved in advance. Passes may be picked up before Library closes, the day before the day of the reservation, if available.
  • Borrowers are responsible for full replacement fees (ranging from $75 - $110) if passes are lost or not returned

For further information, please call the Morris Public Library:
  860-567-7440