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

Telephone: (401) 863-2725
Fax: (401) 863-3477
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Monday-Friday: 8:30-5:00
Saturday: 9:00-Noon
Closed on Sundays and on major holidays.
Holiday Closings 

Upcoming Events

April 22, 2014 - 5:30pm
The Department of History and the John Carter Brown Library present 1764: BROWN’S FOUNDING IN A GLOBAL... Learn More
April 23, 2014 - 4:00pm
Sheryllyne Haggerty, University of Nottingham, UNITED KINGDOM, Alexander O. Vietor Memorial Fellow. "... Learn More
April 24, 2014 - 5:30pm
Carla Pestana (UCLA): “The Initial Vision for an English Jamaica.” MacMillan Reading Room, 5:30 PM. For... Learn More

Multimedia Spotlight

Roquinaldo Ferreira spoke on March 20, 2014, at the Annual Gulbenkian Vasco da Gama lecture hosted by the JCB and the Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies on "Writing the History of Abolitionism in the Portuguese South Atlantic." See...