Hours and Closings


Please note that due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, research visits are available on an appointment-only basis.
The reading room is open to JCB Fellows and to Brown researchers who are designated to teach or study on Brown's campus during the Spring 2021 semester.
For fellows and researchers the JCB’s reading room is open 10-12:45 and 2-4:45, Monday through Friday.


The JCB will close for the Thanksgiving holiday Wednesday, November 24 at 12:45 and reopen on Monday November 29.
Over the winter holidays the JCB will be closed from December 23 to January 2, will be closed to researchers for the week of January 3-7, and will re-open January 10.