Branch Map

Branch Hours

Sunday: Closed
Monday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday: 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Getting Here

to Main Street (Last stop)

: Port Washington Line to Flushing-Main Street

Q12 Q13 Q15 Q15A Q16 Q17 Q19 Q20A Q20B Q25 Q26 Q27 Q28 Q34 Q44 Q48 Q50 Q58 Q65 Q66

FROM LONG ISLAND: Grand Central Parkway west to exit 9A. exit to northern blvd. & make right on main st. library is on left, bordered by Kissena Blvd. - or -

LIE west to exit 23 (Main St.). Travel North; Library on right.


FROM WHITESTONE BRIDGE: Upon exiting bridge, take Whitestone Expwy (I-678) south. Exit at northern blvd east (left turn off expwy). Take northern blvd. to Main St. make rght on Main St. and continue for 6 blocks.

FROM MANHATTAN: Midtown tunnel to LIE east to Van Wyck Expwy north. Exit at northern blvd. east (Turn Right). Take northern, make right on main st. - or -

take 59th street bridge. Exit onto northern blvd & travel on northern for approx. 5.5 miles past shea stadium to main st. make right on main st.

Street Parking: Meter parking on the street is available but hard to find. Many meters are for one hour but there are some 2-hour meters.

Municipal Lots: Generally, it’s 25 cents for 15 minutes; you’ll need a lot of quarters.

Lot #1: Between 138th street & union and 37th & 39th avenues. (This is the largest lLot; It’s a 5 block walk to library).

Lot #2: Prince street between 38th & 39th avenues (Small lot and also about 5 block walk to library).

Lot#3: 41st Avenue, between main street & college point boulevard (Closest to library but small lot).

Parking Garages:

Edison Parking Garage: 40-21 main street (one block from library)

Time Warner Parking Garage: Kissena Boulevard & Barclay Avenue (One Block From Library).

Branch Collections

This branch is open for to-go service and returns. Please pick up your materials on hold at the designated bookshelf.

Remote printing is available at this location. Visit to learn more.

This branch will be closed from 1 to 2 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays for cleaning.

This branch will be closed from 3 to 4 p.m. on Thursdays for cleaning.

For your health and safety:

  • You must wear a face mask when entering and inside the building.
  • Please stay at least six feet apart from other people.
  • No browsing or seating is allowed.
  • Public computers are not available.
  • Public bathrooms are not available.