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Playaways

Nov 15, 2011 Comments Off

A Playaway is a self-playing digital audio book that comes pre-loaded on a small storage device. Each Playaway can hold 80 hours of play time. The Playaway devices circulate like audio books. A title can be checked out, renewed, and reserved. You can check our catalog to see what titles we own by doing a […]

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E-Zone Download Station

Nov 15, 2011 Comments Off

Audiobooks can now be downloaded at the North Providence Library at the E-Zone Download Station located on the second floor at the Reference Desk. Previously, library patrons needed a home computer with high speed internet access to use the library’s E-Zone Downloadable Media site. The E-Zone Download Station, powered by Overdrive, can test devices for […]

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One-on-One Computer Training

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The North Providence Library now offers One-on-One computer training/help sessions. Adults, 18 years and older, can stop by the Reference Desk or call 353-5600 ext. 109 to schedule a one hour appointment with a staff member for computer help of your choice, for example, learning how to set up an e-mail account.

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What’s New

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eBooks for Kindle Now Available Kindle users may now download titles using their library cards. More information is available on the RI E-Zone site.

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Knit and Crochet @ the Library!

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Join us for weekly drop in sessions of crochet and knitting get togethers at the Library. Everyone is welcome from novice to expert. Bring in a project – chat and work on your piece with fellow crafters. No need to register, just drop in any Tuesdays from 10am to 12pm or Wednesday from 7-8:30pm.

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The Last Friday of the Month Book Club

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Join us on the last Friday of each month at 11 am in the Library’s conference Room.  No registration is necessary, just drop in with a book or two that you liked.  Let the group know briefly (3 minutes max) why you’d recommend it.  Don’t be intimidated, we just want your opinion – not a […]

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