The library is receiving updates and following protocol from the RI Department of Health and doing everything in our power to maintain a clean and safe public environment. As an additional measure, we’ve purchased antibacterial wipes if anyone wishes to wipe down their workspace/computer (Not Your Monitor) before using it—these are available at each public service desk.

Here is a selection of reliable resources:

RI Department of Health

Also, if you have a general question, feel free to call RIDOH’s newly activated Coronavirus Information Line at 401-222-8022

Centers for Disease Control

Misinformation Tracking

A quick and informative little video about handwashing:


Click here for more information from the town of North Kingstown as of March 10.