The John Carter Brown Library
on the Main Green
Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island

Telephone: (401) 863-2725(401) 863-2725
Fax: (401) 863-3477
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Monday-Friday: 8:30-5:00
Thursday, July 2, 2015: 8:30-3:00
CLOSED, July 3, 2015 for 4th of July holiday
Tuesday & Thursdays until 7:00

Closed on Sundays and on major holidays.

Holiday Closings 

Upcoming Events

July 2, 2015 - 3:00pm
The library will close at 3 p.m. today for a staff event. Note: library closed, July 3, for the July Fourth... Learn More
July 8, 2015 - 4:00pm
James L. Hill, The College of William & Mary, Charles H. Watts Memorial Fellow. "U.S. Cartography, Native... Learn More
July 15, 2015 - 4:00pm
Joanne van der Woude, University of Groningen, The Netherlands, Charles H. Watts Memorial Fellow. "Unlikely... Learn More

Multimedia Spotlight

Kris Lane spoke on April 2 on history inside the Cerro Rico de Potosí. This lecture kicked off a Roundtable on Subterranean Worlds which, in turn, is part of a project on exploring the four elements.