- Find Books, DVDs & More
- Classes & Events
- Research & Resources
- Support the Library
Thursday, Sept. 18 | 6:30 pm
Join us as we welcome
Greg Flemming to discuss his book
FREE Small Business Workshops
Thinking of starting
a Small Business?
Learn the Basics...
Our next FREE Workshop Series begins Saturday, Oct. 4. Offered by PPL and RI SCORE.
Check Out PPL's Fall Tech Programs
Need some computer
or technology training?
Learn the Basics
at the Library...
Our fall schedules of FREE technology programs & computer classes begin in September.
BLOG WITH US!
Explore, Discover & Connect with PPL librarians, staff & others...
Thoughts, ideas & news from PPL's digital/technology classrooms.
Library Space Photos
Auditorium (3rd Floor) - Seats 300
Conference Room (3rd Floor) - Seats up to 20
Meeting Room (3rd Floor) - Seats up to 65/TV screen
Trustee Room/Bridal Suite (3rd Floor) - Seats 8-10
Marble Staircase & Balcony (1st and 3rd Floor)
Grand Hall (1st Floor)
Ship Room (1st Floor)
Providence Journal Rhode Island Room (1st Floor)
What's Going On
Tuesday 9:30AM, September 16 - Thursday 5:30PM, December 11
Tuesday 10:30AM - 11:30AM, September 16
Thursday 6:30PM - 8:15PM, September 18
Donate to the Library
YOU can help make a difference!
Yours and others' support makes it possible for Providence Public Library to deliver high quality programs and services. Through your donations, volunteering and advocacy, you champion the joys of reading, skill development, research and civic conversation. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to support the Library at any time by mailing a check payable to PPL Foundation or donate securely online.
How Do I...?
Tour Providence Public Library
Take a Guided Architectural Tour
of our historic library...
-- Next tour SEPT. 16 --
Visit & learn about this architectural gem at the heart of our community, as well as our unique Special & Rhode Island Collections.
Tours begin at 10:30 AM on first & third Tuesdays of the month. Meet at 225 Washington St. entrance.