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Resources for You

We have resources to help students, staff, and faculty!

Guides & Helpful Tools

Research Guides

Our librarians have created research guides to help you write the best paper.

Course-Specific Research Guides

Our Librarians and Archivists have created tailored research guides for certain classes.

Community Resource Guides

Find resources and learn more about our diverse community at PC.

Citation Guide

Learn the basics for various citation styles and find helpful services in this guide.

Copyright and Academic Integrity

Read about the copyright and academic honesty policies at PC.

LinkedIn Learning

Check out the courses available through LinkedIn Learning.


Check on how busy the library spaces are with the Waitz service.

Physical & Digital Media


Read print books and e-books from our wide collection.


Listen to audiobooks from our collection on OverDrive.

Streaming Video & DVDs

Stream videos and films or borrow DVDs from our collection available in the library.

Databases by Subject

Get access to online journal databases for your research listed by subject.


Discover scholarly articles and journals across various subjects.


Get access to historical copies of newspapers.

New York Times Subscription

Get access to your PC New York Times.

Wall Street Journal Subscription

Get access to your PC Wall Street Journal subscription.

Library Technology

Media Computers

Use our computers equipped with multimedia capabilities.

Media Scanners

Scan your documents using our book and microfilm scanners available.

Tech Equipment

Borrow tech devices and equipment that you need today.

Archives & Special Collections

Finding Aids

Use these detailed guides aiding research with collections in the archives.


Explore our current exhibits on display in at the library.

Digital Collections

Explore items from our digital collections.

Rare Books & Publications

Learn about the unique books and scholarly publications held in the archives.

PC Publications & Journals

The Cowl

See digital copies of The Cowl dating back to its beginning at PC.

The Alembic

Read publications of Providence College’s official literary journal.

Heritage Journal

Learn more about The Heritage Journal, a biannual newsletter for the Black Studies Program.

Providence Galleries Journal (PAL)

Read the Providence Galleries Journal for visual arts.

Sociology Between the Gaps

Read Sociology Between the Gaps for social issues.


Read INTI for international studies.

Create a Journal

Learn how you can start a journal at PC. Submit this request form to get started.

Scholarship at PC

Providence College Scholarship

Read research papers, projects, and theses written by our students, staff, and faculty in Digital Commons.

Selected Works

View selected research papers, projects, and other scholarly work written by our faculty.

Digital Scholarship Projects

View our digital projects made with our faculty and institutional partners.

Faculty & Staff Books

Read books written by our faculty and staff.

Community Scholarship

Read community-based academic papers.