Reopening Plan

    Reopening Information

    The Library is now open for limited services. Please call 401-333-2422, ext. 17 or 22 to reserve a 1 hour time slot to use a computer. We will also have limited browsing available for a limited number of people available at a first come, first served basis.

    Library staff will be available for phone assistance & contactless pickup during the following hours:

    Monday 9:30-4:45
    Tuesday 9:30-7:45
    Wednesday 9:30-4:45
    Thursday 9:30-7:45
    Friday 9:30-4:45

    Limited browsing, as well as hold pick-ups, is open to the public with no appointment needed for the following hours:

    Monday 10:00-4:00
    Tuesday 1:00-7:00
    Wednesday 10:00-4:00
    Thursday 1:00-7:00
    Friday 10:00-4:00


    Do I need to wear a mask?

    Yes, we want to keep patrons and staff safe.

    Can I still request items for contactless pickup?

    Yes, you can! The contactless pickup form is still available, at this time you are still limited to 5 items per library card.

    Can I look around throughout the library?

    You are still limited to a smaller area of the library to browse. Currently the areas open for browsing are: New Books, Adult Fiction, Large Print, DVDs, and Audio Books. The Children's Room, Young Adult, and Non-Fiction. Staff will be happy to retrieve specific titles from other parts of the library for you to check out. We are limiting checkouts to 10 items per card at this time. No electronic equipment will be available for checkout at this time.

    In order to maintain the physical distance required by the state government, browsing is open to a limited number of patrons for a 1/2 hour session at a first come, first served basis.

    Can I get a new library card?

    Yes, we will be able to issue new cards or renew cards in person during browsing times or online here. Please keep in mind that when applying online the process can take up to a week due to the need to mail you your new card. Check out the getting a library card procedure on our website.

    Is printing available?

    For a limited time only, the Library is offering free black & white printing – for up to 10 pages. If you're planning to print more than 10 pages please come in with exact change as we will not have the funds available to make change for you. Public computers are available for printing use, or click here to send us print requests from your mobile device for pickup (must be picked up same day).

    Are computers available?

    Yes, We will have a limited number of computers available by appointment only and the computer use will be limited to 1 hour. Please call the Reference Desk at 333-2422, ext. 22 or 17 to reserve your computer time. In order to ensure physical distancing staff will only be able to provide limited computer help.

    Is the Library accepting book donations?

    No, we are not accepting donations at this time.

    Can I return my items to the Library?

    Yes, all library materials must be returned in outside bookdrop. Please do not bring materials inside the building.

    Is scanning available?

    Yes, staff will scan up to 10 pages for you.

    Are faxing or notary services available?

    At this time faxing and notary services are not available.

    Is the Program Room open?

    Not at this time.

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