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:

Jan 14
10am open

Jan 21


Jan 28

3:30 close
Jan 30 3:30 close













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

January 28, 2019 - 5:30pm
Indigenous London: Native Travellers at the Heart of Empire Annual Sonia Galletti Memorial Lecture by Coll... Learn More
January 30, 2019 - 4:00pm
Please join us for presentations by short-term fellows Tara Bynum and Isabel Yaya McKenzie.   Tara Bynum... Learn More
February 13, 2019 - 4:00pm
Myron McShane (University of Toronto) R. David Parsons Fellow "Reframing Worlds: Translating Travel... 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...