The Newport Public Library seeks to strengthen the community by providing opportunities that support lifelong learning, encourage inspiration, imagination, and enjoyment, and connect people to each other and to the rest of the world.
The Administration office is open Monday through Friday until 4:00pm and can be reached at (401) 847-8720.
Anne Shepherd, Director, ext. 102
Deborah James, Administrative Secretary, ext. 100
Annette Love, Bookkeeper and Notary Public, ext. 101
Board of Trustees
Robin Skuncik Jones, President
Jennifer Booth, Vice President
Susan McCoy, Secretary
Michael Dawson, Treasurer
Chuck Flippo, President, Friends of the Library
David S. Gordon
Pamela S. Humphreys
Justin S. McLaughlin, City Council Liaison
Here are some of the major public policies of the library. If you would like to look at additional policies or have any questions, please contact the Administration office at (401) 847-8720, ext. 100.