Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library
Children of Newport County are now eligible for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library! Sign up your child to receive a FREE, age-appropriate book in the mail each month.
Regardless of household income, any Newport County child from birth to their 5th birthday can be enrolled in Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, presented by the Bazarsky Family Foundation in partnership with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center. Children who live in Newport, Middletown, Portsmouth, Tiverton, Little Compton, or Jamestown are eligible.
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1000 Books Before Kindergarten
1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a multi-year, self-paced, early literacy program that encourages parents to read 1000 books with their child before he/she enters school. Earn prizes and read your child’s favorite books along the way! Click here for more information about this program.
TumbleBookLibrary is now available! TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books that kids can read or have read to them. The TumbleBookLibrary features existing picture books with animation, sound, music and narration. The database is easy to use and features unlimited access from any device. There are no check-outs, holds or downloads. Access the collection through the TumbleBookLibrary app as well! The app is available for free download from iTunes or the Google Play store. Use your Newport Public Library card number to sign in. You may have to make sure the app is set to the correct language (English non-flash). Books are available in English, French, and Spanish.
Check out the E-Zone library for ebooks AND audiobooks. Available to all Ocean State Libraries card holders.
Read ebooks, listen to audiobooks and music, or watch popular TV shows and films. All you need is your Newport Public Library card barcode. Try the Hoopla Digital Library today!
Use NoveList to look for all titles in a fiction series, look for all titles by an author you like, or find books on a certain topic! There’s so much NoveList can do. If you’re looking for your next great read, check it out today!