Thanksgiving Schedule     Wed, Nov 25  —  Open 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.   •   Thu, Nov 26 - Sun, Nov 29  —  Closed

The Central Library will reopen on Monday, November 30 with item pickup and essential services. Click here for a list of services.

Kids Homepage

Read year round with our online reading challenges. Learn about our newest challenge for tracking your reading!
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Direct links for borrowing and help getting started.

Distance Learning & Homeschooling Support

Research is more than just Google, have your library card ready to log in and start learning!

Distance Learning

Reading

» Bookflix - At Home | In Library

For PreK - 3. Pairs animated stories with nonfiction ebooks.

» Trueflix - At Home | In Library

For Grades 3-5. Multimedia units on social studies and science topics.

Research

» Explora K-5 - Login

A safe environment to search for articles and facts for research papers, class projects or homework.

» Worldbook - Login

Credible, quality-controlled sources, including Kids Grd 1-4 and Student Grds 5-9.

Get Help

» Tutor.com - Login

Online professional help in more than 40 subjects. Learn More.

» AskRI - Login

Access to 15 databases, including Mango Languages, and LearningExpress Library.

Homeschooling Resources

» RIDE Guidelines - FAQs

Rhode Island Department of Education overview of the process of home instruction in RI.

» ENRICHri - Visit homepage

A secular homeschool group that offers events, field trips and support services.

» RIGHT - Visit homepage

Rhode Island Guild of Home Teachers is a faith-based homeschool group that offers activites, events, and local district support.

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