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Musicophilia : Tales of Music and the Brain by Oliver Sacks: Home

The RIC Open Books--Open Minds common book for 2014/2015

Alive Inside - Documentary - Now in Theatres

Alive Inside is a joyous cinematic exploration of music's capacity to reawaken our souls and uncover the deepest parts of our humanity.  Filmmaker Michael Rossato-Bennet chronicles the astonishing experiences of individuals around the country who have been revitalized through the simple experience of listening to music...from the website

(click on the image to view trailer)


Open Books-Open Minds

Open Books--Open Minds is the Rhode Island College common book program. This initiative brings together first-year students early in their first semester at RIC, and links them with upper classmen, faculty, staff, administrators, alumni, and the greater Rhode Island community through book discussions and participation in a rich array of programs and activities.

Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain, by Oliver Sacks

In addition to 6 circulating copies of Musicophilia, Adams Library has licensed the e-book version to share online. The e-book may not be downloaded, but up to 3 RIC readers can open it at one time. Your active library card will allow you to read it off-campus.



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James P. Adams Library  ·  Rhode Island College  ·  600 Mount Pleasant Ave, Providence, RI 02908