Library Catalog Maintenance

The Ocean State Libraries Catalog will be unavailable due to maintenance on Monday, November 11, 2013. You will be unable to access the catalog or your account information during this time. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Patron Survey

Please take a moment to complete our short survey about some of our online services:

How fast is your Internet?

Test your Internet Connection Speed.

Broadband Rhode Island (BBRI) is working on a survey of the quality and speed of Internet connections in Rhode Island homes, businesses and schools.  If you want to see how fast your connection is, and at the same time help BBRI with this project, click on the image or the link below.

Welcome to the new OSL website

Welcome to the redesigned website for Ocean State Libraries.

Here, we hope you find information about how to find libraries within our system and access resources available to our patrons throughout Rhode Island such as;

  • state-wide catalog of books, media and periodicals
  • portal to free, down-loadable books and cds
  • database research tools
  • information about OSL