Posts from February 2014

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Online Privacy Class

by Beatrice Pulliam

On Tuesday, March 11, join AskRI Coordinator and Educator Shane Sher at Rogers Free Library in Bristol to learn about protecting your information and yourself online. Whether you’re worried about identity thieves, the websites themselves, or something larger and more sinister, there are ways to better control what you present and what is seen. Which information […]

AtoZDatabases in Spanish

by Beatrice Pulliam

AtoZDatabases, the business reference and job search database, is now available in Spanish. Now Spanish speaking business owners can build mailing lists, research similar businesses in their area, and improve their visibility. Visit our AtoZDatabases Explained or AtoZ Video Tutorials pages to learn more about what they have to offer, and how to use this powerful resource.

Presidents’ Day

by Beatrice Pulliam

AskRI’s online chat service will be closed on Monday, February 17th in observance of Presidents’ Day. We’ll be back on Tuesday!

Library Legislative Day in Rhode Island

by Beatrice Pulliam

Library Legislative Day is February 11th, from 2:30pm – 4:30pm at the Rhode Island State House. This year’s theme is “Libraries Change Lives,” in an effort to bring the continuously evolving impact of libraries on communities to the forefront of legislators’ hearts and minds as they go in to vote on vital funding issues.

Help support your local library and libraries across the state; tell us how libraries have changed your life!

Please join the Rhode Island Library Association next Tuesday for a chance to share your story,  tweet @rilalibs (and use #RILibrariesChangeLives), call 401-203-READ (7327) or provide feedback via email: