Sunday, November, 29 2015

Welcome to the website of the Middletown Public Library

Thanksgiving Holiday
Library closing at 5:00pm on Wednesday, November 25th and closed all day on Thursday, November 26th. We hope you enjoy quality time spent with friends and family!We are open from 9:30am – 5:00pm on Friday and Saturday and open from 1:00pm to 5:00pm on Sunday. more >
Nancy’s Bookstore Thanksgiving Holiday Hours
Nancy’s Bookstore will be closed all day on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday in observance of Thanksgiving and will re-open on Saturday, November 28th at 10:00am. more >
Middletown Public Library Giving Tree
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3D Printing Club – Next sessions : Tues. Jan 12th @ 5:30pm and Sat. Jan 23rd @ 10:00am
Are you interested in learning more about 3D Printing – how to design and edit files and how to actually print them?Join the 3D Printing Club and print your designs! more >
Staff Picks – “Fall in Love with Books”
Come in and check out our featured selections! more >
Beginning Drawing for Adults with Jamie D. Medeiros
CLASS IS FULL! Mondays 1:30 – 3:30pm, October 19 – November 23, 2005 more >
NEW – Library to Loan out eReaders!
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Are you interested in learning how to download library content to your smartphone or tablet?
We have many resources to help you use your device! more >
Community Garden
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Friends Bookstore
Located just inside the Library’s entrance, make sure to visit the Bookstore during your next Library visit!SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE! more >
Library offers Discount Passes and Coupons
The Library provides passes and coupons to a variety of educational and cultural destinations throughout Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. more >

You can access your Library Account (by clicking on the Library Card image) anytime to see what you have checked out, renew items, or reserve materials

Please Contact the Library Staff for additional assistance with logging into your account.


Middletown Library Now Offers Wireless & Web-Printing from your Personal Computers!

You can send your prints from ANYWHERE as long as you are connected to the Internet. Come to the Library during regular business hours and see the staff to release them for you. Both black and white and color printing is available.

  • .10 a page for black and white prints
  • .50 a page for color prints

ClickHERE to access the Printing Portal from your personal computer and fill in the data.

To send jobs from other devices such as tablets or smartphones, download theFREE APP – PrinterOn. 

App available for both Android and IOS devices. Learn more about setting up the App by downloading the following guide:

PrinterOn Mobile Printing Apps Installation and Printing Guide

Still need help? See a member of the Technical or Reference Staff for additional assistance.

Now available electronically”   

search the button to accessMorningstarforin-libraryuse.
To accessMorningstar fromhome*, search here.
*Requires a login with your Middletown Public Library Card.

ancestryIn-Library Use ONLY

Offers a comprehensive research experience combining our advanced search technology and image viewing of original documents on

Ancestry Library Edition is available in the U.S., the UK, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Denmark, Ireland and Norway, and provides access to billions of historical documents, millions of historical photos, plus local narratives, oral histories, indexes and other resources in over 30,000 databases that span from the 1500s to the 2000s.

*Requires a Library Card issued from the  Middletown Public Library
FREEGALDownloadable Music Service available with your Middletown Public Library card
WHATis FREEGAL? and HOWdoes it work?

ezoneSo, What is the E-Zone?

Digital materials available for download with your Library Card. Contact the Library Staff for assistance using this resource!

 FREADINGLearn more


As part of the Ocean State Libraries (OSL) network, the Middletown Library offers Library card holders access to search the Library Catalog from any computer on the internet. Additionally, there are many online resources including specialized databases that can be used for research on a variety of topics. Many can be searched from the comfort of your home,but some require access from computers at the Library. Please browse our web site using the navigation buttons above and to the right to learn more about our Library and the services we offer.

What's New @ MPL

Adult – DVDs

Adult Books on CD

Young Adult Books

Juvenile New Books

Judy Moody and the Bad Luck Charm Ungifted. Curious Critters. The Cloud Spinner. Otto the Book Bear.My Special One and Only. Dog in Charge.

Adult Fiction

Adult Non-Fiction