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Cranston Public Library, Central Library

140 Sockanosset Cross Rd, Cranston, RI 02920-5539
+1 401-943-9080
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This library has much to offer in newly released books and audio. Clean and safe; staff is friendly... read more

Reviewed yesterday
beahappy
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New England
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always under-valued

i've been to meetings & art exhibits, used the computer lab, borrowed books, or simply run in to... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
rklobstr
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Narragansett, Rhode Island
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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140 Sockanosset Cross Rd, Cranston, RI 02920-5539
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This library has much to offer in newly released books and audio. Clean and safe; staff is friendly and helpful. Near stores, restaurants, plenty of parking and next door to fire department in case of emergencies. Easy on and off highway. Large children's area, private...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

i've been to meetings & art exhibits, used the computer lab, borrowed books, or simply run in to use the ladies room. this one, being the main one, has more to offer than the other branches especially better business hours.

Thank rklobstr
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is an excellent library for anyone looking to read papers or magazines. They have one of the best selections in the state. The library is clean and well stocked with DVDs and has plenty of computer access. It is also open on Sunday for...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

You can find a lot of good reads here! A very good selection and very fine atmosphere. You wil certainly enjoy your visit.

Thank rreidy3
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Nice library with a great assortment of books . Many books are recent best sellers. Would like to see more art shows . It would be nice if there was a room devoted to art without other groups using the room. Sometimes meetings are held...More

Thank Franbena
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

This library is a nice place to do all your library needs. The staff is very helpful and friendly. The lighting is excellent, even for my old eyes! There are rooms for all your needs--open reading rooms, rooms where you can study with a partner...More

Thank thecigarguy
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

I'm here a couple of times per month, good for browsing, and as a CLAN member I'll have selections from other libraries delivered here for pickup. The email alerts let me know when items are due or ready for pickup ~ great for me.

Thank MHBRi
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Lovely library with a great A/V selection as well as books, plenty of computers and a very helpful staff.

Thank Dana O
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I love to read so I go to libraries quite often. The library is quite large and also have computers available for your use. They can have any book sent here from other branches if they don't have it available. You can also have your...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is a very nice library, with lots of parking. They have a few rooms there with all types of books. The people that work there are very nice.

Thank CRANSTONMICHELE
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