N.B. The Library opens at 10 a.m. on the first Wednesday of every month, and the Reading Room closes to researchers at 3:30 p.m. every Wednesday for a public lecture. If you plan to visit for research, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to verify that the Reading Room will be open on the days and times you want to come.
January 2 - January 6 — Closed to public and researchers
January 16 (Monday) — Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (observed)
May 29 (Monday) — Memorial Day (observed)
July 4 (Tuesday) — American Independence Day (observed)
August 14 (Monday) — Victory Day (official Rhode Island holiday)
September 4 (Monday) — Labor Day (observed)
October 9 (Monday) — Indigenous Peoples Day
November 23 & 24 (Thursday & Friday) — Thanksgiving Holiday (observed)
Please note that on the first Wednesday of each month, the Library usually holds a staff meeting and does not open until after 10 a.m.
Library hours are subject to change. Please check this closing calendar for latest changes.