Paul V. Sherlock Center on Disabilities

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Resource Library

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Adapted Literature and Lessons | Publications and Resources

The Sherlock Center Resource Library is open to the public. The library has more than 2000 holdings related to special education and specific disability topics that are available on loan. Use the link below to browse our catalog. Individuals requesting to borrow materials will need to establish a Patron Account. Establish a Patron account using the electronic form below, by calling 401-456-4773, or in person by visiting the Sherlock Center. No fees apply.

Online Library Catalog | Patron Account Request Form

Loan Policy

Patrons may borrow books for two weeks (10 working days). There is no limit on the number of books borrowed. Library Reserves Patrons can reserve materials in advance through the Online Library Catalog or by phone at 456-4773. Patrons reserving by phone must be prepared with the title and call number. A Patron Account is necessary to reserve materials. We will release all materials not picked up within four business days of the request. The Sherlock Center accepts returns during regular Library hours or by appointment.
Books are renewable as long as there are no "holds" placed against them. Make your request by calling 401-456-4773, by emailing, or in person. Please have your books in hand to reference the call numbers and bar code.

We assess overdue books at the rate of 10 cents a day per book. The minimum fine is $1.50 per book; the maximum fine is $10.00 per book. There is a 14-day grace period for returning books without penalty of overdue fees.

Library Hours

9:00 - 4:00 Monday - Thursday
9:00 - 3:00 Friday

* Limited evening hours are available upon request. Hours may be reduced during summer months and major holiday periods such as Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's. The Library closes on major holidays.

Library Contact

Bernice Panicci
Voice: (401) 456-4773 or 401-456-8072
TTY via RI Relay: 711 or (800) 745-5555
Spanish via RI Relay: 711 or (866) 355-9241
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