The East Providence Libraries will be CLOSED until further notice
Today Hours Weaver: Closed Closed Riverside: Closed Closed Fuller: Closed Closed

Library Update

  • Library book drops at Weaver and Riverside libraries are open for returns, however, the library encourages patrons to stay well and stay home as due dates for all library materials have been extended to May 1, 2020.
  • Fines from March 1st forward will be waived.
  • You will not be able to place holds on materials at this time. Holds that are currently on our shelves waiting to be picked-up will be available for up to one week after we reopen.
  • All April programming is postponed or cancelled.
  • eBooks and digital services are available including Kanopy movies, Flipster digital magazines, Universal class.
  • East Providence Library staff are in the building to answer telephone inquires M-F 9am to 5pm, For example, if your card has expired we can renew it over the phone or use this form to contact us.
  • Statewide delivery of library items has been canceled. 
  • The Rhode Island Department of Health and the Rhode Island Office of Library & Information Services have recommended that all public libraries close through April 3.
  • FAQ’s regarding library cards and more are available from our library consortium, Ocean State Libraries.
  • Cox opened Wifi outdoor hotspots to help keep the public connected in this time of need.Many business and buildings around East Providence are covered with Cox-Wifi and should now be free and open to access. Find the closest one using the service map.