Membership Benefits


All members are invited to:

  • Visit the Library and view all of its exhibitions at no charge
  • Check out books, periodicals, CD’s, DVD’s from our collection
  • Check out cloudLibrary eBooks from any location with wifi
  • Access Kanopy streaming service
  • Access Naxos Music streaming database
  • Access online Sanborn Insurance Maps
  • Request items from other libraries via Interlibrary Loan (no cost)
  • Attend a free member orientation session
  • Take a Library tour, free of charge (by appointment)
  • Receive a 10% discount on merchandise, photo-copying and on items purchased from our e-commerce store
  • Conduct research in our Special Collections (fee waived for members)
  • Attend musical performances, author talks, films and other events free or at a discounted member price

  • Youth/Student Membership $30.00


  • Basic Membership $75.00


  • Individual Membership $100.00


  • Household Membership $150.00


  • Associate Membership $300.00


  • Contributor Membership $600.00

You may also join by mail. Download the PDF below and send the completed form with payment to:

Redwood Library & Athenæum
50 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, Rhode Island 02840

PDF Attachments: Membership Form