BPL Blog

Posted by JDavanza on Thu, Jan 17
Once again the library is providing tax forms and related materials. We are also hosting tax help provided by the AARP which will take place on Tuesdays, 12-3, from Feb.12 to April 8.
Posted by JDavanza on Sun, Jan 13
Welcome to Ocean State Libraries E-Zone!: Browse, Check Out, and Download best selling digital titles 24/7 to your PC and PDA at home, in the office or from anywhere in the world. Now you can hear Audio Books and Music, or view eBooks and Videos–Free. Digital media can be downloaded and listened to on your home PC, burned to CD for your car stereo, and transferred to many supported portable devices–all without leaving the comfort of your home! Now your library never closes! Check one out...
Posted by JDavanza on Fri, Jan 11
What is Playaway? : Playaway is the newest format of audio, combining a wide variety of content with an easy-to-use player all in one small unit. When you receive your Playaway, all you have to do is press play to start listening immediately – there is no need for a separate player, and it comes with earbuds and a battery to make it play.
Posted by JDavanza on Fri, Jan 11
the playaway audiobook player
Posted by DBarchi on Mon, Jan 07
Click on the book to check out our catalog for this title's availablity!
Posted by DBarchi on Mon, Jan 07
One of the statewide organizations I’m most happy to be associated with is the Rhode Island Center for the Book at Providence Public Library. Each state in the country has a state center for the book. In Rhode Island, our state center runs a very successful statewide reading program each year called Reading Across Rhode Island (RARI). The purpose of RARI is to select one book a year and to encourage teenagers and adults to read the book and to discuss it formally in book groups and class...

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