Are New York public libraries open?

All available libraries across the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island are open. Please check our location finder for current hours and status before visiting. Plus, discover our Bookmobile services.

Can you just walk into the New York Public Library?

All members of the public are welcome to attend the Library’s public programs, subject to any occupancy limits and, where applicable, ticketing requirements.

Can you eat in the New York Public Library?

The New York Public Library has partnered with iconic bakery Amy’s Bread to bring visitors a café location within the historic Stephen A. Schwarzman Building. The café is currently closed, but will reopen in 2021.

Can anyone go to NYC library?

The New York Public Library strives to ensure that everyone has access to the full range of information, services, and programs that are offered at the Library. Learn more. All public service units of the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building are wheelchair accessible.

Is NY Public Library free?

Any person who lives, works, attends school or pays property taxes in New York State is eligible to receive a New York Public Library card free of charge. Visiting New York for research? Adult and teen users may either apply online or in person at any New York Public Library location or Library-sponsored event.

Is New York Public Library free?

The New York Public Library has been an essential provider of free books, information, ideas, and education for all New Yorkers for more than 125 years.

Is the NY Public Library free?

Free for All New Yorkers.

Can I bring my laptop NY Public Library?

Personal laptop computers may be used in designated areas. The Library strives to provide an atmosphere that facilitates learning. Library users are required to behave in an orderly manner conducive to the proper operation of a research library reading room.

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How many books are there in New York Public Library?

55 million books

New York Public Library
Branches 92
Size 55 million books and other items
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Where is the New York public library located?

The New York Public Library offers locations throughout the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island. Skip to Main Content Click to learn about accessibility at the Library The New York Public Library NYPL Lion Logo

How long does it take to visit the New York public library?

With the tour and the free exhibitions (Salinger and made at the NY Public Library) we easily spent 4 hours here, a definite recommend if you’re into books, literature and civic history – they have the original Winnie the Pooh too! This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Is the New York public library free to enter?

The Public Library is free to enter as are the exhibitions on the ground floor. Can I use tripod inside the library? Anything missing or inaccurate? Suggest edits to improve what we show. When is New York Public Library open? Buy tickets in advance on Tripadvisor.

Where are the best public libraries in the Bronx?

Morris Park Library 985 Morris Park Avenue Bronx, NY 10462 (718) 931-0636 Fully Accessible Today’s Hours: Closed View on Map | Get Directions Morrisania Library 610 East 169th Street Bronx, NY 10456 (718) 589-9268 Fully Accessible Today’s Hours: Closed View on Map | Get Directions Mosholu Library 285 East 205th Street Bronx, NY 10467 (718) 882-8239