Come see our Early Literacy Station

The Children’s Department is happy to welcome a new Early Literacy Station to the library!  Come visit and check it out!

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  • Great for ages 2 – 8!
  • Over 70 pre-loaded educational programs!
  • Content spanning all curriculum areas!
  • Safe standalone computer with no internet access!
  • Colorful and intuitive – great for readers and pre-readers!
  • Touch screen capabilities!

 

 

Learn a new Language

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Mango Languages

Mango Languages is one of many educational and informational online resources available through your Library.  And don’t forget the mobile app for learning on the go!

See Research Databases for more online resources.

 

 

 

 

Library Reads for February

Here’s the Library Reads list for February - great reading recommended to you by your friendly, neighborhood librarians.

Finding Jake Spool of Blue Thread

Check at the Reference Desk or online with our Library Reads Pinterest Board for a complete list of titles.

Streaming video with IndieFlix

Choose from shorts, documentaries, cartoons, comedy, science fiction, think pieces and more.

The Seafarers

Stanley Kubrick’s first color film.

Dinner with Fred

In this short film, a grandfather tells his grandson how chickens saved his life.

 

Sign up for IndieFlix with your Newport Public Library card and begin viewing right now.

Have you tried a Playaway yet?

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Playaways
are the first all-in-one audiobook that needs no CDs, no special software, no downloading.

Just press play – and listen to mysteries, novels, adventure fiction, biographies and lots more.

The library has over 200 playaways to check out – and the collection is growing.  All you need is one AAA battery and earphones.

Teachers – try our Assignment Alert!

Books and AppleTeachers!  Let us know what lessons are taking place in the classroom and what assignments students are working on at home.  The more we know the better prepared we can be to assist your students!

We are happy to put together homework shelves in the library with the most appropriate resources or visit the classroom for research instruction.

Fill out the Assignment Alert form online today and let us help you and your students have the best year ever!

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