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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!

Library Takeout Request Form

We are happy to provide our patrons the ability to request material online and offer a contact-free takeout service.  Patrons are allowed to borrow up to five (5) available items per library card or ten (10) per family with two library cards, from the Westerly Library. Pick up times will be Monday - Friday from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm and Saturday from 9 am- 1 pm. Once your request has been submitted and processed, a librarian will contact you to schedule a date and time to pick up your materials.

There are three ways to submit a request for material:



To see what is available at the Library, click here to open the Catalog and select "Westerly Library" within the "view entire collection" dropdown.

If you would like to have a librarian choose materials for you based on your personal interests, click here to open the Personalized Book Recommendations.

To view our monthly staff book picks click here.

To apply for a Library Card, click here to be directed to the Ocean State Libraries Card Application form.

PLEASE NOTE: For DVDs fill the Author line with NA

We greatly appreciate your time and we look forward to fulfilling your material requests.

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