02809 Library

Find 02809 libraries, such as state, town, city, public, private, college and university library branches. Libraries provide information on applications, borrowing books, ebooks, library programs, online databases and research.


Portsmouth Abbey School 285 Corys Lane Portsmouth RI 02871 5.1 miles from 02809 401-683-2000


Fall River Law Library 186 North Main Street Fall River MA 02720 6.4 miles from 02809 508-491-3475

Warwick Public Library: Conimicut Branch 55 Beach Avenue Warwick RI 02889 6.5 miles from 02809 401-737-6546

Somerset Public Library 1464 County Street Somerset MA 02726 8.6 miles from 02809 508-646-2829

East Greenwich Free Library 82 Peirce Street East Greenwich RI 02818 9.2 miles from 02809 401-884-9510

Cranston Public Library: Central Library 140 Sockanosset Cross Road Cranston RI 02920 10.9 miles from 02809 401-943-9080

Fox Point Library 90 Ives Street Providence RI 02906 11.7 miles from 02809 401-331-0390

Knight Memorial Library 275 Elmwood Avenue Providence RI 02907 11.9 miles from 02809 401-467-2625

Rhode Island Historical Society 52 Power Street Providence RI 02906 12.2 miles from 02809 401-331-6630

Dighton Public Library 395 Main Street Dighton MA 02715 12.2 miles from 02809 508-669-6421

Rhode Island Public Expenditure Council 86 Weybosset Street Providence RI 02903 12.4 miles from 02809 401-521-6320

West Warwick Public Library 1043 Main Street West Warwick RI 02893 13.2 miles from 02809 401-828-3750

Redwood Library and Athenaeum 50 Bellevue Avenue Newport RI 02840 13.2 miles from 02809 401-847-0292

Rochambeau Library 708 Hope Street Providence RI 02906 13.4 miles from 02809 401-272-3780

Hope Library 374 North Road Scituate RI 02831 15.6 miles from 02809 401-821-7910

Coventry Public Library 1672 Flat River Road Coventry RI 02816 16.6 miles from 02809 401-822-9100

Taunton Public Library 12 Pleasant Street Taunton MA 02780 18.2 miles from 02809 508-821-1410

University of Rhode Island Library 15 Lippitt Road South Kingstown RI 02881 18.5 miles from 02809 401-874-2666

Cumberland Public Library 1464 Diamond Hill Road Cumberland Hill RI 02864 19.1 miles from 02809 401-333-2552

Lakeville Free Public Library 4 Precinct Street North Lakeville MA 02347 20.4 miles from 02809 508-947-9028

How are Public Libraries funded?

The vast majority of funding that supports the operation of Public Libraries comes from county and local governments. At times, grant funding may be available for specific programs, projects, or capital improvements. Fees for special programs and services account for a relatively small percentage of revenue for Public Libraries.

What are the Friends of the Library?

Friends of the Library are organizations formed to support their local Public Libraries. They typically establish themselves as independent, non-profit organizations that conduct fundraising to supplement Library resources and organize Library related events.

What is the Dewey Decimal system?

The Dewey Decimal system is a classification system used in many libraries to organize their books. The classification number allows for books to easily be located or returned to their assigned place in the library. The system is constantly revised to keep up with changes in the libraries.