2658 East Main Road | Portsmouth, RI | 02871 | (401) 683-9457 | Hours

The Library will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th, in observance of Juneteenth.  Our summer hours resume on Thursday, June 20th. 

Library of Things

  • Fishing Poles – The Library has 4 freshwater and 4 saltwater rods and reels that are provided by RI DEM/Division of Fish and Wildlife.  They may be checked out for 1 week. 
  • Metal Detector - The Library has a metal detector with 1 head set + 1 mesh bag with sieve and shovel + 1 foldable shovel in canvas case + instructions
  • Telescope – The Library has a portable telescope available for check out.  The surface of the moon, some planets, and more can be viewed with this telescope.
  • DVD Binge Boxes - The Library has (2) binge boxes available for a 3 week check out. One has a selection of British films, and the other family movies. 
  • Kindles - The Library has (4) kindles available for a 3 week check out. Kindles have over 70 popular titles and are updated frequently. Titles include best sellers, romance, mysteries, and non-fiction.
  • Video to Digital Converter - The Library has a converter to transfer your media to digital format. 
  • Kill A Watt Electricity Usage Monitor - The Library has this monitor available for a 7 day check out period.