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Island Free Library

City or Town:New Shorehamlibrary picture
Library Code:NSH
Address:9 Dodge Street
Block Island, RI 02807
Chairperson:Charlotte Herring
Head of Library:Kristin Baumann, Director
Web Address:http://islandfreelibrary.org
Directions: Getting to Block Island: You can get to Block Island by ferry or airplane. The Interstate Navigation Ferry leaves from Point Judith, R.I. every day of the year, weather permitting, (except for Christmas Day). The time of departure varies with the season of the year. There are many boats each day in the Summer and in the Winter

New England Airlines Flights to Block Island leave from Westerly, R.I. and run on a regular schedule, weather permitting. Once you arrive on Block Island, the Island Free Library is located on Dodge Street, about one block from the main section of town. From the Ferry landing turn right on to the main street, Water Street. Continue following Water Street around the corner, where it becomes Dodge Street, and the Island Free Library is the first building on the left after the corner.