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
Tuesday & Thursdays until 7:00

Closed on Sundays and on major holidays.

Holiday Closings 

Upcoming Events

September 7, 2015 - 8:30am
Please note the JCB will be closed today in celebration of Labor Day. While the Library will not be open the... Learn More
September 9, 2015 - 4:00pm
Meet the curators of the John Carter Brown Library, an internationally renowned, constantly growing... Learn More
September 10, 2015 - 5:30pm
Joan-Pau RubiƩs, Catalan Institute for Research and Advanced Studies will speak on Ethnography and Natural... Learn More

Multimedia Spotlight

Gordon Wood gave the ultimate lecture in the 1764 lecture series which commemorated Brown University's 250th anniversary on May 23, 2015.