We’re excited to welcome you back into the library. Details about our hours, services, and guidelines can be found below.
For In-Library Pick-up and Limited Browsing
Union Library is open by appointment only. Call 401-625-6799 for details.
For Outdoor Pick-up and Phone Services
Library patrons must wear a mask that covers their mouth and nose while in the library, using outdoor pick-up services, or dropping off materials in the outdoor book drop.
Practice Social Distancing
Keep at least 6 ft. away from others at all times.
Wash Your Hands Wash your hands or use hand sanitizer before and after touching surfaces or library materials.
Limits on Capacity and Time
Library capacity is limited. Our stacks, Children’s Library, and Teen Library are closed. Visits should not exceed 30 minutes.
Return Items in Book Drops
We are only accepting returns via our book drops. Materials will be quarantined for 24 hours.
Monitor Your Health
Please do not use library services or return materials if you or a family member are ill.
Limited Computer Access
A limited number of computers are available for up to 30 minutes per day per patron by appointment. Technology instruction will be unavailable until a later date.
Tables and Chairs Unavailable
Tables, chairs, and newspapers are unavailable in an effort to reduce shared surfaces/items.
No Donations Accepted We are unable to accept book donations at this time.
Meeting Rooms Closed
Meeting rooms will remain closed until further notice and we are not currently accepting reservations.
The Book Nook is open during our building hours!
- One patron in the space at a time.
- Donations are not being accepted at this time.
- All payments can be deposited in the honor box on the Info Desk.
- Library staff are not able to make change so plan purchases accordingly.