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:

Oct 5 Closed
Oct 8 Closed
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 17, 2018 - 4:00pm
Michael Becker (Duke University), Paul W. McQuillen Fellow "Against Their Owner": Enslaved People In... Learn More
October 18, 2018 - 2:00pm
All are invited to a guided show-and-tell with members of the JCB staff at 2pm on Thursday, October 18, on... Learn More
October 27, 2018 - 4:00pm
About 1783: Remaking the British Polity in the Wake of the American Revolution Program Panel of the North... 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...