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From the Steps of Adams Library

Fall 2014

Upcoming Exhibit - January/February, 2015

 Pictures of Nursing: The Zwerdling Postcard Collection

Rural visiting nurse Elizabeth McPhee, Scotland, 1926

Rural visiting nurse Elizabeth McPhee, Scotland, 1926

The Adams Library has been invited by the Exhibition Program of the  National Library of Medicine (NLM) to be one of the early hosts of the  traveling exhibition—Pictures of Nursing: the Zwerdling Postcard Collection.  This exhibit, which will be on display at the library from January 19 - February 28 2015, introduces and highlights a unique archive of 2,588 nursing related postcards from the NLM and will incorporate online web access to the entire digitized collection of postcards.  The exhibit opening, currently planned for January 28, 2015, will also celebrate the 45th anniversary of the RIC nursing program (1970).

Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman Exhibit

In honor of LGBT History Month and RIC Diversity Week

October - December, 2014 

View the LibGuide

History of Fado


Department of Modern Languages and Institute for Portuguese and Lusophone World Studies present 

History of Fado Exhibit

James P. Adams Library 

October 17 - 31, 2014

For more information visit the Museum of Fado online.