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

No new materials handed out from 12 - 1 p.m.
Closed on weekends and on major holidays.

Holiday and Event Closings 

Early Closings for Events:

December 7 3:00 pm
December 14 3:00 pm
January 11 3:00 pm
January 18 3:00 pm
January 25 3:00 pm








Upcoming Events

December 7, 2016 - 4:00pm
Diogo Ramada Curto, David R. Parsons/Gulbenkian Foundation Fellow, Encompassing the Globe: The... Learn More
December 14, 2016 - 4:00pm
Renzo Baldasso, William Reese Company / John Alden Memorial Fellow, Topic to be announced.   The Reading... Learn More

Multimedia Spotlight

September 26, 2016
The John Carter Brown Library
Providence, RI 02912

Wild, tamed, or domesticated. Furry, feathered, or scaled. People-eating or a person's best friend. The role of animal actors in the history...