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6 Word Story Contest

Do you have a story to tell? Can you do it in 6 words? If so, enter our 6 word story contest! Open to all ages. Click the image to learn more and to enter.

Museum Passes

The Friends of the Cranston Public Library sponsors discounted admission to the Boston Museum of Science and more! Book your passes today:

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Your Virtual Library

Access countless free digital resources anywhere, anytime!

Download eBooks and audiobooks directly to your devices for free with your library card using the following resources:

Access free movies, television shows, and music directly on your devices for free with your library card using the following resources:

Access a broad range of reliable and current information at home with our research databases.

Tutor.com (opens in a new tab) provides on-demand tutoring, homework help, test preparation and writing assistance for students in grades K-12 in over 40 subjects. Login from anywhere using your Cranston Public Library card.

The library's physical local history collections are located at the Central Library. The library also provides access to digital resources including our Cranston Public Library online archive

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Take the library with you when you're on the go! Download the Ocean State Libraries app. Search the catalog and reserve items, manage checkouts and holds, view events, access learning tools and much more!

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If you need help or have a question or suggestion, we want to hear from you. You can reach the library staff by email or phone during open hours.

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