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 is a major milestone in the long-standing friendship between France... 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

April 25, 2017

The John Carter Brown Library

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...