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Library Hours and Services

CURRENT (WINTER) HOURS: Monday through Thursday, 9 am-9 pm; Friday and Saturday, 9 am-5 pm. The library is closed on Saturdays during the summer (mid-June through Labor Day).

PASSPORT SERVICE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Call the library to schedule your passport visit. For hours, fees, and information, visit our Library Services - Passports page.

CHECK OUT A HOTSPOT! Our "library of things" now includes wifi hotspots, bicycles (in season) and ukuleles!

What's New?

NOTARY SERVICE: The library now has a licensed Notary Public available to notarize documents. Please call the reference department, 508-324-2700, ext. 3, to make an appointment.

NEW STREAMING SERVICE: The library now offers KANOPY, with five free streaming movies each month, plus unlimited children's and educational films, including the Great Courses series. Watch on your phone, tablet, computer, or smart TV!

Overdrive eBooks and Audiobooks

Hoopla Movies and Television

Universal Class

Kanopy Streaming Movies


Museum Passes
The library offers free or reduced-price passes to museums, zoos, and other local attractions. Use this form to check availability and reserve a pass online.

Access genealogy resources, historical newspapers, and more local and community history information here.

The library provides access to a wealth of information from Gale Databases, Consumer Reports, and so much more. Check out our Digital Resources page.

Contribute to the Fall River Public Library Foundation's Second Century Campaign and help us continue to support lifelong learning in our community. 

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