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 30 and 31: Reading Room will close at 3 pm for a talk by Brett Rushforth (8/30) and a Round Table with Chris Albi (8/31)

Holiday and Event Closings 

Upcoming Events

August 30, 2016 - 4:00pm
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
September 7, 2016 - 4:00pm
A special program for incoming Brown students: Find it at the JCB: Highlights From Our Collection Housed... 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.