Topic: library

The Providence Athenaeum, located on Benefit street, offers a unique collection of literature and art. A recent gift will allow for the expansion of the special collections, as well as new conservation efforts.

Arts & Culture

Athenaeum acquires rarities with anonymous gift

April 16, 2018 0 comments

The Providence Athenaeum, one of the East Side’s hidden gems, announced the reception of a large anonymous donation March 26 — marking a new era for the library’s special collections.

Library curates journal availability as prices rise

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Library curates journal availability as prices rise

March 15, 2016 0 comments

Researchers at some universities have become dependent on illegal sources for journal articles because of how expensive subscriptions have become.

The height of the Sciences Library makes it a perfect building for signaling young patients each night with light flashes from the fourteenth floor.

University News

Scili says goodnight to Hasbro Children’s Hospital

March 2, 2016 0 comments

Each night at 8:30 p.m., a security guard at the Sciences Library shines a light to say goodnight to children at Hasbro Children’s Hospital in Providence.