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Local History

Discover the beautiful towns of Westerly, RI and Stonington, CT.

Westerly Library is open for browsing by appointment. Computers, printing, scanning, and copying are available by reservation. We are unable to accommodate walk-ins at this time. To make a reservation please call 401.596.2877 x930 for Circulation, and x311 for the Computer Lab. Library Takeout Service is still available and the book drop is open for returns. And don't forget to check out all of our virtual programs and resources!

Homebound Delivery and Outreach

Any Westerly/Pawcatuck resident not able to get to the library is eligible for our homebound service. Books and other materials can be delivered by volunteers at no charge. This service is available to anyone on a regular, permanent basis or for the short-term as someone rehabilitates. Materials that may be requested include :

Regular Print Books
Large Print Books
Books on Compact Disk
Television Series on DVD
Movies on DVD

For more information, please contact Susan Conroy at 401-596-2877 x322 or

Talking Books Plus

Talking Books Plus is the Rhode Island Regional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (administered by the Rhode Island Office of Library and Information Services). Any person who is unable to read or use standard print material because of a temporary or permanent visual impairment or physical disability is eligible to use Talking Books.
Talking Books Plus
One Capitol Hill
Providence, RI 02908-5803
Phone: 401-574-9310 TTY 711 
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday