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Detailed Latest News and Press Releases

Format: 2019-01-17

HOLIDAY CLOSING

2019-01-21

All Queens Library locations will be closed on Monday, January 21 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Library materials can be returned 24/7 at more than 40 Queens Library locations and renewed by phone at 718-990-8508 or online.

Digital materials are available for download, even when we're closed—including thousands of free eBooks, audiobooks, eMagazines, songs, movies, and videos.

EMERGENCY CLOSING

2019-01-07

Arverne Community Library, located at 312 Beach 54 Street, will be closed on Monday, January 7 and Tuesday, January 8.

The water supply has been temporarily shut down in the area due to construction.

Please view our Hours and Locations page for other nearby libraries.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

EMERGENCY CLOSING

2019-01-04

Arverne Community Library, located at 312 Beach 54 Street, will be closed on Friday, January 4.

The water supply has been temporarily shut down in the area due to construction.

Please view our Hours and Locations page for other nearby libraries.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

NYCitizenship Information Sessions

2019-01-02

Queens Library has partnered with the NYC Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs to bring you NYCitizenship, a program to assist New Yorkers along the path to citizenship.

Attend our upcoming information sessions to learn how to apply for citizenship easily; the benefits of becoming a citizen; and how to receive financial counseling.

Tuesday, January 15
3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Jackson Heights Library

35-51 81 Street
718-899-2500

Thursday, January 31
3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Queens Central Library

89-11 Merrick Blvd., Jamaica
718-990-0778

HOLIDAY HOURS AT QUEENS LIBRARY

2018-12-31

All Queens Library locations will close at 5PM on Monday, December 31.

Queens Library locations that normally open at 11AM or 12PM on Mondays will open at 10AM on Monday, December 31.

Queens Library locations that normally open at 9AM on Mondays will still open at 9AM on Monday, December 31.

All Queens Library locations will be closed on New Year's Day, Tuesday, January 1, 2019.

Queens Library for Teens, at 2002 Cornaga Ave. in Far Rockaway, will be closed on Dec. 31 and Jan. 1.