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Local History

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

Westerly Library remains closed to the public, but we are working on our reopening plan and expect to open our doors in a limited capacity soon. Please check back for updates! Currently Library Takeout Service is available via the Books & Materials tab and the book drop is now open for material returns.

Local History Online

Westerly High School Yearbooks

Digitized collection of Westerly High School yearbooks as far back as 1857, up to 2011.

Historic Photos Online

A collection of nearly 5,000 historic photos of Westerly and Pawcatuck


Ancestry Library Edition

Interested in researching your family tree? Ancestry Library Edition, previously only accessible in the library, is now available from anywhere (during our temporary closure).