Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

Book Fund

Roosevelt Island Library

524 Main Street
New York, NY 10044-0001
(212) 308-6243

Fully accessible to wheelchairs

Library Manager: Nicole Nelson

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10:00 AM -
8:00 PM
10:00 AM -
6:00 PM
10:00 AM -
8:00 PM
10:00 AM -
6:00 PM
10:00 AM -
5:00 PM
10:00 AM -
5:00 PM
CLOSED

Email this Library

Ask a Question

In 1976, Dorothy and Herman Reade of Forest Hills, Queens, retired to Roosevelt Island and made it their goal to create a community library. The one-room Roosevelt Island Community Library, run solely by volunteers, served residents for twenty years. In 1997, Roosevelt Island Library became the 85th branch of The New York Public Library.

Read More ›

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
11 a.m. Toddler Storytime: "Sesame Street" Style
11:30 a.m. Toddler Play Time
3 p.m. Teen TIme
Thursday, September 18, 2014
11 a.m. Bilingual Birdies: Mandarin
11:30 a.m. Roosevelt Island Knitting and Crochet Group
More upcoming events

Chat with a librarian now

Follow Roosevelt Island Library on: