The library accepts book returns at all campuses.
Flanagan & Warwick campuses: return your CCRI and HELIN library materials in a plastic bag to the outdoor book returns. There is no need to enter the buildings.
Providence & Newport campuses: return library materials to the book return outside the library doors on the second floor.
If you have a hold on your CCRI account due to a lost or long overdue library item or a library bill you would like to discuss, please email [email protected]
Librarians are offering in person and virtual assistance. A librarian can be contacted by Chat during normal library hours. You can also send your question by text message using your mobile device. Please check the library hours page for when the library is open for visitors.
Yes! The library is open for visitors AND is still providing virtual services. Check the library hours listed on the Library Website for the latest information.
We are currently accepting book returns at all campuses. Return your CCRI and HELIN library materials in a plastic bag to the brown mailbox outside Entrance C at Flanagan; the book return box at the rear of the round building at the Knight campus or to the book drops at the entrance of the libraries. Providence campus: return library materials to the book return outside the library doors on the second floor. Newport campus: return library materials to the book return outside the library doors.
A library card is required to check out physical materials from the CCRI library and HELIN libraries. Your CCRI ID acts as your library card. If you were not given a CCRI ID due to the college being closed, you can still apply for a library card.
Yes! CCRI and HELIN materials are available to be checked out. You may also request Interlibrary Loan items.
Once your item(s) arrive at the CCRI Campus you selected when you placed your hold, you will receive an email. In the email there is a link for setting up curbside pick up. Please schedule a date and time at the appropriate campus. You may also visit a campus and retrieve your items at the circulation desk.
The library has a guide with Coronavirus and distance learning for students information.that may be helpful.