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  FRI: Closed
  SAT: 10:00 - 5:00
  SUN: 1:00 - 5:00
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Mon., Wed., Thu.,

1:00 - 8:00
Tues. & Sun.,
1:00 -  5:00
Sat., 10:00 - 5:00
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Study a new language with online courses from Rocket Languages. Improve your fluency  by taking part in the everyday conversations that make up this Interactive Audio Course. You can choose from 11 different languages.

Rockport Public Library purchases titles exclusively for Rockport patrons!
While most of the titles on this site are available to patrons of all member libraries,
the extra ones we purchase through the OverDrive Advantage Program are available exclusively to people with Rockport Public Library cards.
Also available for download: Adobe EPUB ebooks, Gutenberg Project, OverDrive WMA audiobooks, and OverDrive MP3 audiobooks. New books are added on a monthly basis. The My Help link walks users through the process, you can also watch tutorial videos here or take a guided tour! Directions for downloading to a Kindle are here.

Book Clubs - Join us!   
  • History Book Club - Wednesday, Sept. 24, 7:00 p.m. Topic: "Major Discoveries in Medicine before 1900". Read any nonfiction book on the topic.
  • Greek Drama Discussion - Monday, Oct. 6, 4:00 p.m. Agamemnon by Aeschylus
  • Sunday Book Chat - Oct. 19, 1:00 p.m. The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith
  • Poetry Readers Group - Thursday, Oct. 23, 4:00 p.m. Passing Through by Stanley Kunitz
  • Current Issues Discussion Group - Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2:00 p.m. Sons of Wichita: How the Koch Brothers Became America's Most Powerful and Private Dynasty by Daniel Schulman
  • History Book Club - Wednesday, Oct. 29, 7:00 p.m. Topic: "The History of Art in America." Read any nonfiction book on the topic.

Rockport Public Library provides access to quality paid databases that provide articles and information that aren't available on the free internet. All you need is your Rockport Public Library card. See the complete list here.