02817 Library

Find 02817 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.


Coventry Public Library 1672 Flat River Road Coventry RI 02816 6.2 miles from 02817 401-822-9100


Hope Library 374 North Road Scituate RI 02831 9.1 miles from 02817 401-821-7910

West Warwick Public Library 1043 Main Street West Warwick RI 02893 9.5 miles from 02817 401-828-3750

East Greenwich Free Library 82 Peirce Street East Greenwich RI 02818 11.9 miles from 02817 401-884-9510

University of Rhode Island Library 15 Lippitt Road South Kingstown RI 02881 12.9 miles from 02817 401-874-2666

Cranston Public Library: Central Library 140 Sockanosset Cross Road Cranston RI 02920 14.0 miles from 02817 401-943-9080

Killingly Public Library 25 Westcott Road Killingly CT 06239 15.7 miles from 02817 860-779-5383

Warwick Public Library: Conimicut Branch 55 Beach Avenue Warwick RI 02889 16.5 miles from 02817 401-737-6546

Quinebaug Library 742 Upper Maple Street Killingly CT 06239 17.0 miles from 02817 860-774-5967

Knight Memorial Library 275 Elmwood Avenue Providence RI 02907 17.4 miles from 02817 401-467-2625

Rhode Island Public Expenditure Council 86 Weybosset Street Providence RI 02903 18.9 miles from 02817 401-521-6320

Rhode Island Historical Society 52 Power Street Providence RI 02906 19.1 miles from 02817 401-331-6630

Fox Point Library 90 Ives Street Providence RI 02906 19.4 miles from 02817 401-331-0390

Rochambeau Library 708 Hope Street Providence RI 02906 20.5 miles from 02817 401-272-3780

Portsmouth Abbey School 285 Corys Lane Portsmouth RI 02871 21.2 miles from 02817 401-683-2000

Redwood Library and Athenaeum 50 Bellevue Avenue Newport RI 02840 21.8 miles from 02817 401-847-0292

Otis Library 261 Main Street Norwich CT 06360 21.9 miles from 02817 860-889-2365

Ledyard Public Library 718 Colonel Ledyard Highway Ledyard CT 06339 22.1 miles from 02817 860-464-9912

Willimantic Public Library 905 Pomfret Road Hampton CT 06247 22.4 miles from 02817 860-465-3079

Pomfret Town of Pomfret Public Library 5 Haven Road Pomfret CT 06259 22.6 miles from 02817 860-974-3358

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.