Just like our hands-on learning labs, our two libraries offer personalized, dynamic resources to make the most of your time at JWU.

Use our text and IM virtual reference service, and ask us about research, hours, requesting books and moreTake advantage of our unique assets, from interactive text reference service to flexible study arrangements, from writing and research training workshops to an extensive collection of local university books and resources.

Visit our Providence Campus libraries.

Study Resources
Use our personalized guidance and services to make the most of our library, including:

  • Wi-Fi, computers, printers and photocopiers
  • Group study rooms
  • Individual research consultations with our librarians
  • Workshops/instruction on library resources, writing papers and more
  • Flexible seating arrangements for group projects
  • Text and IM virtual reference service (ask us about research, hours, requesting books, anything!)

We also have rotating art exhibitions and a best sellers/leisure reading collection to keep you inspired, even when you’re not hard at work on a project.

Research Resources

Access a wide range of tools to write your papers, complete projects and more:

  • Ebook collections
  • Streaming video collections
  • Online research guides and tutorials 
  • Extensive digital and print journal/article collections
  • Course reserves 
  • Special digital and print collections, including a historic menu collection

And no matter what book or resource you need, we can help you get it quickly from other colleges through our HELIN Library Consortium.