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Contact Information for Science, Industry and Business Library

Science, Industry and Business Library

188 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016
ASKNYPL (917-275-6975)
E-mail Reference For prompt response to your queries, please send questions to SIBL e-Reference ( or call us at the Reference Telephone numbers.

Library Administration:

Kristin Mc Donough,

Reading Room or UnitLocationReference E-mailReference Telephone Number(s)Chiefs and Curators
Access Services (closed stacks, copy services, microforms)Lower
(advance requests for closed stack materials)
(212) 592-7093Angel Pagan, Assistant Head
Collections  (212) 930-0907John Balow
Electronic ResourcesLower Level (212) 592-7025Madeleine L. Cohen, Assistant Director
Information Services (Reference Dept):
Public Service
Job Search Central Coordinator
Lower 592-7048

(212) 592-7045

Ross Takahashi - Public Services
Betty Lacy - Collection Services
John Cardillo- Job Search Central Coordinator

New York Small Business Resource Center ( Betty Lacy
Technical Processing   Bogdan Horbal
Public Classes & Special Classes Scheduling

Conference & Training Room Rentals
Lower LevelRequests for classes

For questions about rental space and conference rooms at SIBL-  email Anne Lehmann


Ross Takahashi


Anne Lehmann, Operations Manager