The John Carter Brown Library
on the Main Green
Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island

Telephone: (401) 863-2725
Fax: (401) 863-3477

Monday-Friday: 9:00-5:00
Thursday until 7:00
Closed on weekends and on major holidays.

July 6: Reading Room will close at 3 pm

Holiday Closings 

Upcoming Events

July 27, 2016 - 4:00pm
Jeffery Erbig, University of New Mexico, Jeannette D. Black Memorial Fellow, and Adrian Masters, University... Learn More
August 3, 2016 - 4:00pm
Leo Garofalo. Maury A. Bromsen Memorial Fellow. Another Diaspora Challenging Slavery? “Indios chinos” in... Learn More
August 10, 2016 - 4:00pm
Agnieszka Brylak. Topic to be announced.   Talk will be held in the MacMillan Reading Room which will be... Learn More

Multimedia Spotlight

On Monday, May 9, 2016, award-winning author Andrea Wulf, traced Humboldt's influences through the great minds he inspired in revolution, evolution, ecology, conservation, art, and literature.