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

October 12, 2015 - 8:30am
The library will be closed on Monday, October 12, in observation of Columbus Day. Learn More
October 14, 2015 - 4:00pm
Kenneth C. Ward, Maury A. Bromsen Curator of Latin American Books, John Carter Brown Library will speak on "... Learn More
October 17, 2015 - 11:00am
Family Weekend Open House. Tour of the new exhibition, "Pamphlet Wars: Arguments on Paper from the Age of... 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.