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This season, the library will help you keep your cool as it gets cold out. Join us as we share helpful tips and resources for recipes, self-care, gift giving, DIY, for you, your family, your pets, and more!

Enjoy our first edition of How To Holiday: Holiday Tips from the Cranston Public Library.

Free access to ConsumerReports.org

You can now access Consumer Reports online for free with your Cranston Public Library card! Find ratings, honest reviews, and buying advice to help you make informed purchasing decisions. 

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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. Connect with a tutor certified to teach your subject. Ask questions, submit files, complete practice tests, and get homework help. Tutors are available 2:00pm – 10:00pm. You can also use their practice quizzes and SkillsCenter Resource Library to study 24/7. 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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