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Genealogy Databases

Until the pandemic has ended, use this at home. Log in with your library card and PIN number. Get access to billions of records and discover your family's history.

Rhode Island’s Statewide Reference Resource Center.

Search various Newport newspapers for articles and obituaries from 1784 - 1977.  More than 500 other New England newspapers are also available, including historical Fall River papers.  Use this in the library or at home.