About the Library

The Phillips Memorial Library staff grouped together, smiling towards the viewer. They are in front of the Phillips Memorial Library on a sunny day.

Welcome to Phillips Memorial Library

The Phillips Memorial Library (PML) collaborates with Providence College (PC) and affiliate partners to provide institutional mission-focused 1) information and knowledge resources, 2) services, and 3) spaces, which inspire, encourage, and facilitate success in teaching, learning, and research for PC students, faculty, and staff. 


PML acquires information and knowledge resources and technologies for current and evolving curricula and research.


PML designs, implements, and evolves services and technologies for traditional, current, and emerging needs.


PML works collaboratively to design, create, and evolve physical and virtual facilities and spaces for current and emerging activities and programming.

Building Partners