573 Putnam Pike
Greenville, RI 02828
Phone: 401-949-3630
Fax: 401-949-0530

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Books & Media
Ocean State Libraries (OSL) card required for all media collections and remote access.
Greenville Library card required as noted.

Greenville Public Library: New Book Alert Service

Be the first to know what's new! Sign up for New Book Alerts and receive a weekly update that includes our new books, movies, and more. View our new weekly updates on your computer, or in a digital newsletter delivered to your email address. Your personal New Book Alerts includes book jackets, author information, book descriptions, and a link to our library's catalog, which makes it easy to request a book.



Gale Virtual Reference Library
A database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

Suggest an author, title and format (hardcover, paperback, e-book, audiobook, DVD) for the library to acquire.

Email us your suggestion.
Or, leave a note in our suggestion box on the table by the library entrance.


Read the lastest books in your email with our free Online Book Clubs from DearReader. Subscribe to a book club - e.g. nonfiction, science fiction, teen - and receive weekly two-three chapter samples. It's almost like subscribing to a weekly magazine!

Click the icon to begin today!

Join the Greenville Public Library Book Clubs

Marshall Cavendish, a leading publisher of nonfiction series and multivolume reference works for schools and libraries, is proud to present Marshall Cavendish eBooks, searchable digital books that include the full text and illustrations of select Marshall Cavendish Benchmark, Reference, and Children's titles.

Features include:
- easy access from any computer and web browser
- unlimited simultaneous use
- cross-searching across all the Marshall Cavendish eBooks our library has purchased
- personalized folders
- bookmarking
- note-taking
- the ability to print page
- a downloadable iOffline reader

Remote access:
Username: gvlriuser
Password: gvlriuser

Greenville Public Library: Media Services

OSL E-Zone (via OverDrive)

Download eBooks, eAudiobooks, or streaming video. Check out up to eight (8) titles at anytime. Visit OverDrive Help Center for getting started, videos, and troubleshooting.
Requires an active and updated OSL card.

Borrow free digital movies, music, and audiobooks with your library card!

Visit here for system requirements and getting started: Hoopla Support
Requires an active and updated OSL card through Greenville Public Library.

Zinio for Libraries

Unlimited access to current and back issues of subscribed, digital magazines without holds, checkout periods, or a limit to the total you can download. Manage a personal collection by creating your own free account. Read instantly on your computer or media device. Download the Zinio app to read offline on your media device. Visit Zinio Help page for general questions, downloading, compatibility, and user guides.

Requires an active and updated OSL card through Greenville Public Library.

Freegal Music provides access to the Sony music catalog. Browse titles, listen to samples, and download music. Downloads are in MP3 format with no DRM. You are allowed three (3) downloads per week.

Requires an active and updated OSL card through Greenville Public Library.

OneClickdigital is a digital collection of eBooks and eAudiobooks. Create your free account today and access thousands of popular fiction and nonfiction titles. Visit OneClickdigital Help page for downloading, compatibility, and troubleshooting.

Requires an active and updated OSL card through Greenville Public Library.

Freading provides access to over 20,000 ebook titles. Visit Freading FAQ page for general questions, downloading, and troubleshooting.

Requires an active and updated OSL card through Greenville Public Library.

TumbleBookLibrary is a digital collection of animated, talking picture books for young children to learn and enjoy.

Please login with:
Username: gvillepl
Password: libra

Borrow an e-reader!

The library currently loans out four types of e-readers. We have Leap Pads for kids, Nooks, Kindles, and an iPad mini. They are loaned out for one (1) week with one (1) renewal.
Overdues are $2.00 daily. Please call the library at 401-949-3630 to check availability. We do have an active waiting list if you wish to be notified when an e-reader is available.