Monday-Friday: 9:00-5:00
Thursday: until 7:00

No new materials handed out from 12 - 1 p.m.
Closed on weekends and on major holidays.

Holiday and Event Closings 

Upcoming Closings for Events and Holidays:

June 28 3:30 pm
July 4 Closed
July 5 3:30 pm
July 12 3:30 pm
July 19 3:30 pm
July 26 3:30 pm









The John Carter Brown Library

on the Main Green
Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island

Telephone: (401) 863-2725 
Fax: (401) 863-3477
Email: jcb-events@brown.edu


Upcoming Events

June 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
Rafael Dias Campos (Centro de Humanidades (CHAM), Universidade Nova de Lisboa), Gulbenkian Foundation... Learn More
July 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
Lafayette’s Farewell Tour in 1824-1825 represents a major milestone in the long-standing friendship between... Learn More
July 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
Jennifer Reed (Brandeis University), Jeannette D. Black Memorial Fellow, will give an afternoon talk.... Learn More

Multimedia Spotlight

September 13, 2012

Seth Rockman, Associate Professor of History at Brown University, delivered this lecture in conjunction with the opening of "Mind Your Business: Records of Early American Commerce at the John...