Welcome to the Ashaway Free Library
In accordance with the new CDC guidelines and per Rhode Island’s lifting of its mask mandate for vaccinated individuals, please be aware of the following updates:
Individuals who have received all recommended doses of a COVID-19 vaccine and waited more than fourteen days after their final dose may enter the library without a mask.
All others, including, at this time, children ages 2 to 15, must continue to wear a mask or face covering over both nose and mouth while they are in the library.
For those who are not yet vaccinated and prefer not to wear a mask, we will continue to offer curbside pickup services and reference assistance by phone and email.
As always, please do not visit the library if you are anyone in your household is experiencing symptoms of illness.
Look for more updates regarding programming, computer use, and browsing capacity within the next couple of weeks.
*You can access electronic books and audiobooks through the Rhode Island eZone here: https://riezone.overdrive.com/
*Our WiFi is accessible all day, every day, from the library’s parking lot and grounds.
*If you do not have a current library card and would like one, you can apply here: https://www.oslri.org/application/