Reopening RI Libraries

Last Update: December 21, 2020
Current Status: Phase III

How could we have known back in March where we’d be today! What a year it has been! Throughout this time, your Rhode Island public libraries have worked hard to offer safe and responsive service to you, your family and your neighbors.

This page has been updated to reflect useful and timely information for you.

Your Rhode Island public libraries are working hard to to restore library services around the state with appropriate safety precautions. The reopening plans are based on guidance from the Office of Library and Information Services and the Reopening RI state plan. 

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Let’s Be Safe Together

Please observe state guidelines including the use of face masks and social distancing.  Please also observe related signage posted at your library for the health and safety of yourself and others.  Libraries appreciate your patience and help!