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 for research, Friday, May 1 at 2 pm
Closed, Saturday, May 2
Closed on Sundays and on major holidays.

Holiday Closings

Upcoming Events

May 3, 2015 - 10:00am
10:00 a.m. Jamboree Brunch Smith-Buonanno 12:00 p.m. Film Screening"Ghosts of Amistad: In the Footsteps of... Learn More
May 6, 2015 - 12:00pm
Andrea Nate, Brown University, J. M. Stuart Fellow. "The 'French Death' and the 'Wood of Life': Syphilis and... Learn More
May 8, 2015 - 8:30am
Rosamund Purcell, Keynote Lecturer for the Jenks Lost Museums Symposium. Refreshments will be at 8:30 a.m.... 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.