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Pell Marine Science Library

City or Town:Narragansettlibrary picture
Library Code:UPM
Address:URI Grad. School of Oceanography / South Ferry Rd.
Narragansett, RI 02882
Phone:401-874-6161
Fax:401-874-6101
Head of Library:
Network:HELIN
Web Address:http://web.uri.edu/library/pell/
DIRECTIONS: From Connecticut, New York, and Points West via Route 1
Take Interstate 95 North to Exit 92 in Connecticut. Turn right after exiting, then follow Connecticut Route 2 for about 1.5 miles to Route 78. Take 78 East for 4 miles to Route 1 North in Westerly. Follow Route 1 North for about 27 miles to the intersection of Routes 1 and 138. Make a right onto Bridgetown Road. Proceed to the next traffic signal at the intersection of Bridgetown Road and Route 1A. Cross intersection and continue straight onto South Ferry Road. Continue past South Ferry Industrial Park on the right and South Ferry Church on the left. The entrance to the Graduate School of Oceanography is the first right after the church.

From Connecticut, New York, and Points West via Route 138
Take Interstate 95 North to Exit 3A in Rhode Island. Bear right off the exit ramp onto Route 138 East. Continue on Route 138, passing the University’s Kingston campus on the left, until you reach the traffic light at Routes 138 and 1. Continue straight through the light onto Bridgetown Road. Proceed to the next traffic signal at the intersection of Bridgetown Road and Route 1A. Cross intersection and continue straight onto South Ferry Road. Continue past South Ferry Industrial Park on the right and South Ferry Church on the left. The entrance to the Graduate School of Oceanography is the first right after the church.

From Providence, Boston, and Points North
Take Interstate 95 South toward New York. (If coming from T.F. Green Airport, follow the Airport Connector signs to Interstate 95 South.) Continue on 95 South to Exit 9 (a left exit), which will put you on Route 4 South. Route 4 will merge into Route 1. Follow Route 1 South until you come to a traffic light which intersects Route 138 West. Take a left at this light onto Bridgetown Road. Continue to the next light, which intersects Route 1A. Continue straight through this light onto South Ferry Road. Continue past South Ferry Industrial Park on the right and South Ferry Church on the left. The entrance to the Graduate School of Oceanography is the first right after the church.

From Cape Cod and Points East
Take Interstate 195 to Route 24 South to Route 138 West. Cross the Newport Bridge (toll $2.00) and the Jamestown Bridge. After crossing the Jamestown Bridge, take the first exit onto Route 1A South to Narragansett. At the first traffic signal, make a left onto South Ferry Road. Continue past South Ferry Industrial Park on the right and South Ferry Church on the left. The entrance to the Graduate School of Oceanography is the first right after the church.