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:

April 28
2:00 pm
May 3 3:30 pm
May 10 3:30 pm
May 12 Closed
May 17 3:30 pm
May 24 3:30 pm
May 31 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

May 3, 2017 - 4:00pm
Linda Rupert (University of North Carolina, Greensboro), InterAmericas Fellow "Slavery, Sanctuary, and... Learn More
May 10, 2017 - 4:00pm
Chloe Ireton (University of Texas at Austin), Helen Watson Buckner Memorial Fellow details to follow... Learn More
May 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
On the occassion of the 74th Annual Meeting of the Association of Friends and Fellows, the JCB will hold a... Learn More

Multimedia Spotlight

February 16, 2017

The John Carter Brown Library

As part of the Rhode Island Middle Passage Ceremonies and Port Markers Project, Dr. Christy Clark-Pujara discusses her recently published book, Dark Work: The...