Computers, Internet and Wireless Access
All branches of the Library feature computers that offer access to the Internet, electronic databases, library catalogs, and Microsoft Office. Every location also offers free Wi-Fi access during open hours.
NYPL is currently updating thousands of public-access computers system-wide, with completion expected early in 2014. Our new computers feature up-to-date versions of the following software packages: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Microsoft Word 2010, Microsoft Excel 2010, Microsoft Powerpoint 2010, Microsoft Access 2010, Microsoft Publisher 2010, Microsoft Paint, Windows Media Player, Quicktime, RealPlayer, VLC, JAWS, and MAGic.