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Format: 2018-11-14

DELAYED OPENING ON FRIDAY, NOV. 16

2018-11-16

All Queens Library locations will open at 1:00pm on Friday, November 16 so our employees can attend the Library's annual all-staff meeting. We apologize for any inconvenience.

HOLIDAY CLOSING

2018-11-11

All Queens Library locations will be closed on Sunday, November 11 and Monday, November 12 in observance of Veterans 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.

Get Out the Vote!

2018-11-06

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 is Election Day, and several of our community libraries will serve as polling sites.

Queens residents will cast their votes at the Briarwood, Central, Elmhurst, Forest Hills, Kew Gardens Hills, Lefferts, Lefrak City, North Forest Park, Peninsula, Ridgewood, Seaside, St. Albans, and Woodside libraries, from 6AM to 9PM.

Is your library where you should vote? Please visit https://nyc.pollsitelocator.com/search or call 866-VOTE-NYC (866-868-3692) to confirm the correct location for you to vote in your neighborhood!

Library Closings

2018-10-29

North Hills Community Library, located at 57-04 Marathon Parkway in Little Neck, will be closed through Tuesday, November 6. Learn More.

Douglaston Community Library, located at 249-01 Northern Boulevard in Little Neck, will be closed from Wednesday, October 31 through Saturday, November 3. Learn More.

The opening of our Far Rockaway Library Swing Space, at 1003 Beach 20th Street, has been delayed. Learn More.

Douglaston Closed Oct. 31 to Nov. 3

2018-10-28

Douglaston Community Library, located at 249-01 Northern Boulevard in Little Neck, will be closed from Wednesday, October 31 through Saturday, November 3 for AC installation.

The library is scheduled to reopen on Monday, November 5.

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

We thank you for your patience.