Library Services

Services Available at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library
 

Photocopiers - Black and white photocopies at $.15 per page.

Faxing - Available for $1.75 for the first page, and $1.00 for each additional page for sending, and $.50 per page for receiving. The library's fax number is 401-767-4120.

Genealogical Assistance - Our reference staff will provide assistance in your search in person, by telephone and email.

Notary Public - The library has two notaries public on staff. Currently, they are available Monday and Wednesday 9 am to 9 pm, and Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday 9 am to 5 pm. Please call ahead at 769-9044 to make sure one of them is available for assistance. The service is free of charge. Patrons are limited to five items per person per day.

Project LEARN - Offers English as a Second Language classes, GED classes, family literacy and individual tutoring. Their main office is located at One Social Street, and the phone number is 769-4200. The phone number for the office located in the library is 769-9046.

Meeting Rooms - The library has a large Program Room room which is available for use by local community and non-profit groups. To reserve the room, please call 767-4128 or 769-9044.  There are also two smaller rooms available for use by small groups, known as our quiet study rooms.

Quiet Study Rooms - Two quiet study rooms are available. One room is for up to four people, and the other up to ten. To reserve one of the rooms, please contact the Reference Desk at 767-4124.

Display Cases - To request to have a collection or project displayed for a month in one of the library's display cases, please call Library Director Leslie Page at 769-9044.

Art Displays - The library is available to display the work of local artists upon request. Please contact the director for more information at 769-9044.

Register to Vote - You can register to vote at any time during operating hours at the library. See the Circulation Desk for forms.

Free Computer Classes - Every month, the library offers a variety of free computer classes to the public. Class size is limited so that students can receive adequate individual attention. For a schedule of classes, please visit the Calendar page of our website. To register, please call the Reference Desk at 767-4124.

PLEASE NOTE

The Circulation Desk closes five minutes before the library closes.  Please be sure to check out all materials by 8:55 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.  All materials must be checked out by 4:55 p.m. on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

The computer labs close fifteen minutes before the library closes.  Please complete all work and printing on the computers by 8:45 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.  Please complete all work and printing by 4:45 p.m on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.