Rhys Carpenter Library

Circulation: (610) 526-7912



Electronic Resources and Subject Guide Pages



Carpenter Library supports the College's programs in History of Art and Architecture, Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology, Greek, Latin, and Classical Studies, and Growth and Structure of Cities.

Summer Hours

Summer hours through Sunday, Aug. 31:

Monday through Thursday: 8:30 AM - 8 PM

Friday:  8:30 AM - 5 PM

Saturday and Sunday:  1 PM - 5 PM

Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 1: Open 10 AM - 6 PM

In-semester hours start Tuesday, Sept. 2


Carpenter Library is located on the west side of the Thomas Library building, facing Goodhart (17 on this campus map).

Mailing address

Rhys Carpenter Library

Bryn Mawr College

101 N. Merion Avenue

Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 19010-2899

Circulation Desk: (610) 526-7912


Casts of friezes in Carpenter Library atrium

Who are the people on the atrium wall?  Find out here.