THE LIBRARY IS CLOSED THROUGH SUNDAY, APRIL 5th

NEW! EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY: THE LIBRARY IS CLOSED THROUGH SUNDAY, APRIL 5th

During this time we ask that our users keep any library materials at home and not try and return them until the library re-opens. All overdue fines will be waived. The RI Office of Library and Information Services has cancelled all interlibrary delivery from March 16th through March 20th.
 
Our greatest concern is the health and wellness of our community. We will update you as decisions are made within the library, town, and state that effect library opertaions. We would like to remind patrons that the library has many digital collections available to cardholders including the following:
  • eBooks, eAudiobooks, and video streaming through Overdrive
  • eBooks, eAudiobooks, video/TV streaming and music through Hoopla
  • Video streaming through Kanopy
  • Music streaming through Freegal
  • Craft tutorials through Creativebug
 
The Rhode Island Office of Library and Information Services has put together an extenstive guide to the educational and recreataional (fun!) resources available to you through our state libraries. They have it organized by age and interest. Make sure you take advantage of everything your library card has to offer while our door are closed. 
 
We thank you for your understanding for the seriousness of this situation. For updates about the spread of the virus you can check out the resources on our website, or view the town's update as of March 10.

Wireless Available Outside

Although the library is not open to the public, our Wireless is available outside of the library 24 hours. The signal is strongest in the Main parking lot, "The Pit", and the lawn in back of the library all the way down to the water. 

Tumble Books, free!

Unlimited access to eBook and eAudiobook streaming from TumbleBooks is available to our patrons through August 31! Try one out today. 

www.TumbleBookLibrary.com - K-6 children's ebook database
Username: tumble735
Password: books

www.TumbleMath.com - K-6 math ebook database
Username: tumble2020
Password: A3b5c6

www.TeenBookCloud.com - gr 7-12 ebook database
Username: tumble2020
Password: A3b5c6

www.AudioBookCloud.com - all ages audio book database
Username: tumble2020
Password: A3b5c6

www.RomanceBookCloud.com - a huge collection of steamy Romance novels for the older crowd!
Username: tumble2020
Password: A3b5c6

United States 2020 Census

The 2020 Census is fast approaching. Data collected in the census will inform the distribution of more than $675 billion in federal funds to states and communities each year for things like infrastructure, health care, and food assistance. It’s important that we all respond to shape the future of our communities. Your responses to the 2020 Census are safe, secure, and protected by federal law. Learn more at 2020CENSUS.GOV.

Tax Forms

Tax forms from the IRS (Form 1040, 1040-SR and Schedules 1-3) are here. You may also find brief information about the revised Form 1040 and the new schedules and links to other forms online: https://www.irs.gov/forms-pubs/about-form-1040 .

Rhode Island personal tax forms are available here: http://www.tax.ri.gov/taxforms/personal.php

Creativebug

The holiday season is the perfect time to share your creativity with friends and family. Whether making a gingerbread house with little ones, knitting a gift for a friend, or making something to decorate your home, these next few months Creativebug has classes that will instruct and inspire you through the busiest time of year.

Click Here

Fax For the Public!

The North Kingstown Free Library now has a Fax machine for the public. Please ask downstairs at the Reference Desk for assistance.

South County Room Catalog

The South County Room of the North Kingstown Free Library houses many historic items related to the history of North Kingstown and surrounding areas. While most of our local history books can be found in the Ocean State Libraries catalog, our collections of historic photographs, documents, objects and more can be found at South County Room Collection Catalog. This catalog is by no means complete and will be growing over time, so please check back often!

Enter the South County Collection Catalog

Consumer Reports

NEW! Access to Ebsco’s Consumer Reports product. Patrons will have access to more reviews which Consumer Reports does not include in the magazine. Consumer Reports is an independent, nonprofit member organization that works side by side with consumers for truth, transparency, and fairness in the marketplace. We use our rigorous research, consumer insights, journalism, and policy expertise to inform purchase decisions, improve the products and services that businesses deliver, and drive regulatory and fair competitive practices.
In today’s rapidly evolving world, what we do at Consumer Reports must be as transformative and groundbreaking as the new technologies, products and services entering people's lives every day. We are passionate about our work because we know how much is at stake for you. We succeed in our mission every time your family gets a little bit safer, your finances get more secure, new technologies get more trustworthy, and the future gets that much brighter. Together we are creating a fairer, safer, and healthier world.

 

 

Date: 
02/28/2019 - 2:25pm

NEW! Binge Box Collection

Binge Boxes are perfect for people who love movies! Each Binge Box contains 6 movies for a spectacular movie watching experience! Enjoy films by starring favorite actors or category.

You will find themed Binge Boxes, such as Musicals, Boston Movies, Melissa McCarthy Movies, Quentin Tarantino Movies, Halloween, The Rock (Dwayne Johnson), Meryl Streep Movies, George Clooney Movies, Heist Movies and Marvel Movies.

Circulation paramenters:

  • Limit 1 Binge Box at a time per person
  • Checkout period is 1 week.
  • No Holds or Renewals
  • $1 per day late fee
  • Can ONLY be returned at the North Kingstown Free Library and at the Circulation Desk. Cannot be returned in the book drop.

So, grab a Binge Box, gather your friends and family, and enjoy the magic of movies!!

Pages

Subscribe to North Kingstown Free Library RSS