Using the Reserve Film and Video Collection
Individuals and non-profit organizations may borrow Reserve Film and Video Collection holdings for a period of seven days with a valid New York Public Library card; Reserve Collection material cannot be renewed. All materials must be borrowed and returned at the Library for the Performing Arts circulation desk. Materials may be borrowed for private use only and may not be used for fundraising or other commercial purposes. Materials are not available for classroom use or school assemblies.
Individuals may also view Reserve Film and Video Collection material on site by appointment. Appointments may be made at the 2nd floor Reference Desks or by calling (212) 870-1741. Please leave a message.
Users must complete a one-time registration form before borrowing Reserve Film and Video Collection material. Access to the collection is available only through advance reservation. Reservations to view or borrow material must be made at least one week in advance, and may be made in person or by telephone.