The library has access to thousands of online journals and magazines.

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Local History

Discover the beautiful towns of Westerly, RI and Stonington, CT.

*Important update* We are happy to announce, that from September 14th on, walk-ins are now welcome. **Please note, we are still operating at a limited capacity. Reservations are encouraged for anyone wanting to ensure access to the building, however if we have not reached capacity with reservations, walk-ins will be accepted. Monday-Friday hours have also been extended to 9 am - 6 pm | Saturday - Library Take-out Service ONLY 9 am - 1 pm

High School and Middle School

A valuable resource for educators and students from primary to high school.
Find practice tests and tutorials on a wide variety of subjects!
Learn about what life was like living in colonial times, including clothing, family life, trades and jobs.
Features an expansive collection of plot summaries, literary criticism, author biographies, and content from prominent literary journals.
Contains full text for a variety of popular middle school magazines.  Each article is assigned a Lexile level. Choose Middle Search Plus from the AskRI buttons.
Doing research on hot topics?  Look here for information that addresses topics from various view points. Choose Points of View from the askri buttons.
A teacher’s companion to the various Explora databases, searching across content such as ERIC and Academic Search Premier. It highlights lessons plans, curriculum standards, and other professional development resources.
VW is a higher education, k-12, and public outreach project of the Oregon Space Grant Consortium administered through the Department of Geosciences at Oregon State University.
The classic encyclopedia, online. Choose ”Reference Center" to access the high school level encyclopedia.  Choose "For Kids” to access elementary school resources.