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

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
July 19, 2017 - 4:00pm
Julia Sarreal, (Arizona State University), Helen Watson Buckner Memorial Fellow, "Yerba Mate: Guaraní... Learn More

Multimedia Spotlight

April 25, 2017

Andrés Reséndez, Professor of History at the University of California, Davis, and author of The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America, delivered the 2017 Maury A. Bromsen...