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:

May 24
3:30 pm
May 26 3:00 pm
May 31 3:30 pm
June 7 3:30 pm
June 14 3:30 pm
June 21 3:30 pm
June 28 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

May 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
Elizabeth Heath (Baruch College-CUNY), Virginia and Jean R. Perrette Fellow "Proximate Distance: Seeing... Learn More
May 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
The John Carter Brown Library welcomes all members of the Brown community and their friends and families to... Learn More
May 27, 2017 - 12:00pm
Commencement Weekend Open House Noon - 5:00 p.m. The John Carter Brown Library will open its stately doors on... Learn More

Multimedia Spotlight

April 25, 2017

The John Carter Brown Library

Andrés Reséndez, Professor of History at the University of California, Davis, and author of The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America...