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The Hamden Library no longer subscribes to Library Elf. You may still receive Library Elf's basic service for free, which covers single card with pre-dues and over dues notices only. You can cancel Library Elf email notices by deleting your account at

You can now receive email notices directly from our online catalog system. Sign up at the circulation desk at any of our branches, or go the My Account page of our online catalog and click "Modify Personal Information" to add or change your email address. You will receive pre-due, overdue, hold notification, and billing notices.