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Borrowing Library Materials

Borrowing Library Items
The loan period is 10 school days (2 weeks). Limit: 3 items per student.  When students have multiple research projects, they can request to borrow additional items.  
You may come to the library to renew if you need additional time, or renew online by following the directions on this page. Please bring your items to the library when renewing.  You can also email Mrs. Steever and ask her to renew your library items. 
You may not borrow if...
You have an overdue book. 
Lost Books and Magazines
Students must pay the cost of replacing lost or damaged materials before borrowing additional items.
Check your school email address and/or "My Info" in your library account to check for due dates, overdues, fines, and hold status.  Overdue notices are emailed weekly, and ready hold notices are emailed on the day that the item arrives.  
Interlibrary Loan
As a member of the RILINK consortium, the EGHS Library follows the consortium-level Interlibrary loan policy that is posted on the RILINK Website.

Representation in Reading Book Club, October 20 in the EG Public Library

Representation in Reading Book Club
Join EGHS students October 20th, 10:30-12:30, at East Greenwich Free Library.
Refreshments will be provided.

EGHS Book Club - First meeting: Thursday, October 25 after school in the EGHS Library

EGHS Book Club

Dare to be scared!

Read More Scary Books!

Author Stephen King.

Search the Library Catalog

You can search the East Greenwich High School Library catalog on by using the search box below.  You can also use RICAT to place holds and interlibrary loan requests on over 1,000,000 books and AV materials in schools across RI. Interlibrary loan materials are delivered directly to EGHS at no cost to you.  You will receive an email to come to the library to collect the book when the item is available.

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Placing Books on Hold from Other School Libraries

Placing a hold on a book from another school library is easy. Please follow these steps:

  1. Click advanced search (in blue) in the above "East Greenwich High School Library Catalog" box.
  2. Click the login button in the top right hand corner.
  3. Type in your username and password (username is your five digit lunch code.  The password is EGR)
  4. Select "RICAT (All members)" from the "location" dropdown menu.
  5. Search for a book.
  6. Click on title of the book you want to place on hold.
  7. Click on the "Hold It" icon in the upper right corner (above green arrow).
  8. That's it. You're done.  We'll notify you via email when your book arrives.

Class sets for Teachers

It is often possible to get class sets of books through Inter-library loan.  If you would like to get a class set of books, please check with me to see if there are enough copies of the title available throughout the RICAT system.  If enough copies are available, please give me a copy of your class list, and I will request a book for every student.  Please plan in advance, as it usually takes about two weeks for all of the books to arrive.  

Library Hours

Monday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.