This Weekend at Queens Library

Join Queens Library for a weekend of free musical performances, including traditional African-American piedmont blues, folk music, jazz classics, Turkish melodies as well as a hands on art ...


 Queens Library and the Friends of Hunters Point Library are pleased to announce a special series of library services coming to the Gantries all summer long. All activities are ...

Join the Summer Reading Fun!

Queens Library invites children from all over Queens to take part in "Fizz, Boom, READ!" -- our 2014 Summer Reading ...

Borrow a Google Nexus Tablet!

Queens Library now has 5,000 Google tablets available for loan from eight locations:

Central Library (Jamaica),

Download the Queens Library app!

Free for iPhone or

Lincoln Center Local! Live Performances

Enjoy world-class music and dance, free at your local Queens Library. See the full schedule

  • Temporary Closings

    Central Library at 89-11 Merrick Boulevard in Jamaica will be closed on Mon. 8/11 for construction. It will re-open at 1 pm on Tues. 8/12.

    Queens Library at Lefferts at 103-34 Lefferts Boulevard is closed temporarily for installation of a new roof. Details are here.

    Queens Library at Rochdale Village at 169-09 137th Avenue will close temporarily at the end of business August 2 while the roof is replaced. Read more.

    Queens Library at Baisley Park at 117-11 Sutphin Boulevard is temporarily closed for installation of a new roof. Read more.