The Library has just added five new resources to its digital newspaper collection! The U.S. Major Dailies include: the New York Times; the Wall Street Journal; the Washington Post; Los Angeles Times; and the Chicago Tribune. Start reading.
Homebound residents in Newport can now sign up to have books, movies, and more delivered to their homes! Enjoy this service which includes:
- Books, DVDs, and audiobook CDs or Playaway devices delivered and picked up regularly!
- Available to all Newport residents who are unable to visit the Library (even temporarily)!
- No fees or overdue fines!
To sign up or get more information, contact [email protected] or call 401-847-8720 ext. 200.
The Newport Public Library is now fine-free! Items owned by the Newport Public Library will not accrue late fines, with the following exceptions: museum passes and non-OSL interlibrary loans. For more information, stop by the Circulation desk.
Ocean State Libraries card holders can register to borrow the Orion Starblast tabletop telescope and explore the cosmos from home! Borrowers will also receive various materials and a constellation guide to help you find exciting objects in the sky!
Contact or Visit the Reference Department for more details: 401-847-8720, or by email at [email protected]. The telescope is available to card holders ages 18 and older, have had their Library card for 6 months or longer, and in good standing.
Get the information you need while on-the-go. Search for a book, request materials, check the library’s hours, and more with the Ocean State Libraries mobile app. Search for “Ocean State Libraries” in your app store.