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

Telephone: (401) 863-2725
Fax: (401) 863-3477
Email Us 

Monday-Friday: 8:30-5:00
Tuesday & Thursdays until 7:00
Closed on Sundays and on major holidays.

Holiday Closings

Upcoming Events

January 28, 2015 - 4:00pm
Lauri Tähtinen, Harvard University. "Brazil beyond the Future." This informal talk will take place in the... Learn More
February 2, 2015 - 12:00pm
Tanya Tiffany, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, National Endowment for the Humanities Fellow. Topic to be... Learn More
February 9, 2015 - 5:30pm
François Furstenberg, Johns Hopkins University, will speak on "When the United States Spoke French"--in the... Learn More

Multimedia Spotlight

On Nov. 18, Colin Calloway, Dartmouth College, spoke on "Powers in the Land: Indian Nations and the Limits of Empire in North America," Co-presented with the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology and the John Carter Brown Library...