Although our building remains closed to the public until further notice, we continue to offer services.

Call us at 401-231-4980 or email for help using online resources or to find books and media.

Curbside Delivery

To take advantage of curbside delivery in Johnston, please call 231-4980 or email Staff will help you to find materials and will package it for pickup. You can simply leave a message with up to five items that you'd like, and we'll contact you.

We'll set an earliest time when you can pick them up.

The Rhode Island Department of Health considers books a low risk for transmission of viruses. Still, we will be following their guidelines to clean book covers and to package them prior to pickup.


Mohr Library and many other Rhode Island libraries are offering you the chance to get materials that are available at their individual locations. During May, you'll need to call or email us. Starting June 1 you'll be able to place holds yourself in the online catalog. Limit five requests per library card while libraries get back to full staffing.


Our bookdrop is open. You can use it for returns except items labeled not-for-bookdrop, and small numbers of like-new donations, during this time when we empty it less frequently.

Due Dates now extended to July 1st.

Online Access

Please see our Electronic Reading Listening and Viewing page, and also the Resources page for online learning tools. AskRi now includes new learning tools. Let us know if you'd like help.

Mohr Library

Mohr Library is the public library of Johnston, Rhode Island.

Mohr Library offers public presentations and educational programs for various age groups that are free and open to the public. The Library also has a number of information resources, including helpful staff members.

Mohr Library is a member of Ocean State Libraries, and your OSL library card, or the older CLAN card, works here and at other public libraries in Rhode Island. To get a card, you must live or own property in Rhode Island.

Use this site to discover more information about what we can offer, and to tell us what you're looking for.

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