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.

The Library will open at 10:00am on Wednesday, September 5 to accommodate a staff meeting.

Holiday and Event Closings 

Upcoming Closings for Events and Holidays:

Sept 19 3:30 pm
Sept 26 3:30 pm
Oct 3 10:00 am open
Oct 3 3:30 pm close
Oct 5 4:00 pm
Oct 17 3:30 pm
Oct 18 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

October 3, 2018 - 4:00pm
Erika Valdivieso (Brown University), J.M. Stuart Fellow “The Virgilian Tradition in Colonial Latin... Learn More
October 5, 2018 - 5:30pm
AMERICAN EDEN David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic This illustrated... Learn More
October 17, 2018 - 4:00pm
Michael Becker (Duke University), Paul W. McQuillen Fellow “Customary Arrangements, Amelioration, and... Learn More

Multimedia Spotlight

September 11, 2014 

Craig Steven Wilder, Professor of History and Head, History Faculty Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The second of seven lectures in the series, "1764: Brown's Founding in a...