A temple of Athene at Athens which scholars and poets were familiar with review their works and instruct pupils
- a literary or medical connection the marketing of learning
- someplace where reading materials can be found
- Alt. of Athenaeum
(n.) Alt. of Athenaeum
There are two libraries; one founded in 1836, and now a public library in the Atheneum building; and the other in what is now the School of Industrial and Manual Training (1904), founded in 1827 as a Lancasterian school by Admiral Sir Isaac Coffin (1759-1839), whose ancestors were Nantucket people.