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.

August 24: Reading Room will close at 3 pm

Holiday and Event Closings 

Upcoming Events

August 24, 2016 - 4:00pm
Jessica Pierre-Louis (Universit√© des Antilles). Jane L. Keddy Memorial Fellow  "Cross the line:... Learn More
August 30, 2016 - 4:00am
Join us for a special talk by Brett Rushforth (University of Oregon) entitled, "International Relations in a... Learn More
August 31, 2016 - 4:00pm
Christopher Albi. (SUNY New Paltz) John Carter Brown Library Associates Fellow The Underground... 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.