95th Street Library will be closed Wednesday, Oct. 18 through Friday, Oct. 20 due to renovations

Upcoming Events

Kids Events

Goblins, pumpkins and puppets!
Dress in costume and get into the spirit. Stories, songs and a puppet show about this favorite fall holiday.
Halloween on the Riverwalk

Teen Events

Let's Glow!
Celebrate Halloween with a black light party! There will be glow in the dark snacks, crafts and games.
Black Light Halloween Party

Adult Events

Join Fellow Movie Lovers
Choose your genre: Hidden Gems of 21st Century,Tuesday Morning Classic Films, Criminal Flix or new releases.
Movies at the Library

New and Coming Soon

Put a hold on the newest materials on the library's shelves, those arriving soon or the most popular items.

Amount Saved by Customers

By checking materials out of the library instead of purchasing those items, our customers have saved $43,458,979.32 so far this year, of that $87,579.42 was saved yesterday. A total of $3,649,590.24 was saved by our customers in September.

Staff Recommendations

Reading and viewing recommendations created by our librarians.
Subscribe to receive recommendations in your email.


Explore Our World Language Collection

NPL’s world language collection offers books in the following languages:
Chinese, Hindi, Spanish, Tamil (95th Street Library only)
These books are available for all ages, with materials in both the adult and children’s departments.
NPL also has a foreign film collection.

Check our catalog »