News and Upcoming Events
December 2022 Calendar for Adults, Kids & Teens now available!
Dial A Story:
Call 262-457-6616 to hear stories, recipes, poems, book talks, and more right over the phone! New content will be available for Adults, Teens, and Children every month.  
Adult Content for November 2022
Youth Content for November 2022

Jack Russell Memorial Library
100 Park Ave
Hartford, WI 53027

Phone: 262-673-8240

Library Hours 
Monday-Thursday 9 am-8 pm
Friday 9 am-5:30 pm
Saturday 9 am-2 pm
Sunday CLOSED 

New Video Produced to Introduce you to Joining the City Team
Department Heads of the City of Hartford videotaped their stories of what their jobs are all about, what education they need and what you can expect to be paid to enter these departments and jobs. If you know someone who is looking to choose a library career path in the future, and might consider public service with a local government, please view the video of JRML's Library Director.  

Contact Us
When making inquiries with this form, please allow a minimum of 24 hours for Library Staff to respond.  This form is not monitored on Saturday or Sunday.  Please call 262-673-8240 and select '0' to be connected with a staff member for immediate assistance during open hours.
For questions about your library record, renewing materials, items in our collection, overdue notices, reminder email notices, placing holds, online bill payment, and resetting your library PIN, please call 262-673-8240 and select '0' to be connected with the circulation desk.  
To reserve a small study room on the second floor, please call 262-673-8240 and select '2' to be connected with the reference desk. 
To reserve the Community Room or Conference Room, please call 262-673-8240, select '0', and ask to speak with Kay.
For questions about printing from a library computer, faxing, scanning documents, emailing scanned documents, donating materials, and library programs, please call 262-673-8240 and select '0'.  
For information regarding the History of Hartford, Historical Newspapers, and/or genealogy inquiries, please contact the library at 262-673-8240 and select '0' or email staff at hartfordpl(at)hartfordlibrary.org .
For employment information, please visit employment opportunities. 
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