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.

May 25 and 27: Reading Room will close at 3 pm
May 28: Open House. 12-5 pm

Holiday Closings 

Upcoming Events

May 25, 2016 - 4:00pm
Hugo Ribeiro da Silva, Postdoctoral Fellow, CHAM, New University of Lisbon & CEHR, Universidade Católica... Learn More
June 1, 2016 - 4:00pm
Nicole T. Hughes, Columbia University, Center for New World Comparative Studies Fellow. Topic to be... Learn More
June 8, 2016 - 4:00pm
Johnhenry Gonzalez, University of South Florida, Barbara S. Mosbacher Fellow. "Fishing in Troubled Waters:... 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.