A stunning, coming of age, LGBTQ, historical fiction adventure narrated by a funny, petulant male lead that challenges the expectations of “proper society” in every way imaginable.
Teens at NPL
If you are a teenager check out this page for book recommendations, teen news & updates, and a list of activities specifically for you and your friends.
Kids at NPL
See a list of all our upcoming activities, events, and storytimes. Learn more about the “1000 Books Before Kindergarten” early literacy program.
The Newport Public Library’s wireless internet can now be accessed from our parking lot and parts of Aquidneck Park! Access our Wi-Fi, whether we are open or closed, by connecting to the network “Library_ParkingLot” with your device. There is no password required to use it. Have questions? Call 401-847-8720 x208 for more information.
Newport Library cardholders can enjoy access to TumbleBook Library: a database full of animated picture books for children.
Try out some new projects from the comfort of your own home! Each month, we’ll feature a different kit to help you make a great new project! For December, patrons can take home kits to create Beeswax Candles, which include a sheet of roll-able beeswax, a length of wick, and a set of instructions. To […]
Newport Public Library subscribes to PressReader, a digital platform providing access to more than 7,000 of the world’s top newspapers and magazines. This service is free for NPL patrons. There are no limits on downloads or back issues. Content is accessible from both desktop and mobile devices.
Meet online and tell us about your crochet project. Both beginner and experienced crocheters are welcome. Registration is required for participation. Read more.
Join us on Zoom for a tour of Gmail and Google Drive. Registration is required. Read more.
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Tools and lists to help you find your new favorite book!
The Friends' Bookstore
The Friends’ bookstore supports the mission of the Library with a selection of books, DVDs, and more!