Library Catalog and eBooks

Library Catalog

Find books and resources for recreational reading or academic research. 

LOG INTO THE CATALOG to put books on hold or check out an eBook:
Directions to log into the catalog: Username: 6-digit student ID / example: 987654
Password: birthdate mmddyy / example: Feb. 1, 2018 would be 020118.

Log into the catalog to utilize our Interlibrary Loan Service which accesses the catalogs of over 200 Rhode Island schools.  Request a book and it will be delivered to Chariho within about two weeks.  This is a free service.

Student login for ordering books from other schools:
Username: 6-digit student ID / example: 987654 
Password: birthdate mmddyy / example: Feb. 1, 2018 would be 020118.

Once you've signed in, change "Location" from the drop-down menu in the center of the page from Chariho to RICAT (all members).  This will allow you to search and place holds on books from all 200 schools.

Chariho eBooks (digital books) are great for multidisciplinary research and pleasure reading. Search in the library catalog to select from the hundreds of eBooks available.  Directions for accessing Chariho eBooks

Gale Virtual Reference Library -  (eBooks, encyclopedia and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research).  Note:  the catalog has additional eBooks provided by other sources.  This link connects to Gale eBooks only. 

RISOCKS ebooks

General guide to electronic resources  -  additional online resources and passwords can be found here.