Providence Public Library Digital Collections

Welcome to the new online showcase for the collections of the Providence Public Library. Over the coming months and years, we plan to offer more ways to access our collections online. We encourage visitors to learn more about our Special Collections and to visit to view materials in person.

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Recently Added Items

Pond at Shoe Fly Factory

View of trees and the pond at Shoe Fly Factory.

Dance for me Jane performance

Two actors embracing in a performance of "Dance for me Jane," by Linda Warren, produced by the Rhode Island Feminist Theatre.

Majestic Theater

View from the opposite side of the street of the Majestic Theatre, with cars and pedestrians passing outside.