Posted in Press Release | November 24, 2020
Statement by Queens Public Library President and CEO Dennis M. Walcott on the Passing of Mayor David N. Dinkins “Mayor Dinkins gave New Yorkers the gifts of learning, literacy, and opportunity by increasing the City’s investment in public libraries, even in the face of…
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Posted in News | November 17, 2020
Update: November 17, 2020, 7:00PM Twelve More Locations Will Open for To-Go Service Starting Monday, November 30 Twelve more QPL locations will offer to-go service beginning Monday, November 30! To-go service allows you to request materials in advance either online, using our…
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Posted in Books | November 10, 2020
Every Thursday, the library hosts an author for its Literary Thursdays program. On November 5, our guest was Carlton F.W. Larson, Martin Luther King, Jr. Professor of Law at the University of California, Davis, School of Law and leading treason scholar. Larson’s new book, On…
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Posted in Events | November 9, 2020
Join us for our virtual celebration of Indie Author Day, the annual event which brings local writing and reading communities together. Our special online events will include readings by local authors of children's and adult prose and poetry and the workshop "Publishing Practice…
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Posted in General | October 27, 2020
Every Thursday at 4pm, the Library hosts a guest author for Literary Thursdays. On Thursday, October 22, our guest was Margaret Andersen, the Edward F. and Elizabeth Goodman Rosenberg Professor Emeritus of Sociology from the University of Delaware. Andersen’s latest book,…
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