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Big Library Read April 1-15

Homes: A Refugee Story by Abu Bakr al Rabeeah and Winnie Yeung In 2010, the al Rabeeah family left their...
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Big Library Read April 1-15

Introducing Automatic Renewals

Ocean State Libraries will institute automatic renewals for its cardholders beginning Monday, December 10, 2018.  All eligible items will automatically...
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Introducing Automatic Renewals