Books, DVDs, E-Books and can be borrowed with your library card. On the street level of the Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) are over 30,000 business titles are available. You can register for a free borrower’s card at SIBL.
SIBL provides access to thousands of books in broad areas of Business, Finance, Small Business, Jobs and Careers, Management, and General Science, including Computer Technology and applied science.
Job Search Central, on the lower level, has hundreds of books to borrow on jobs and careers, resumes, cover letters, these may be checked out from the Circulation Desk, on the street level.
Financial Literacy Central also on the lower level, offers books to borrow on finance, stocks, bonds, investing, and personal finance topics.
Shelf Arrangement: The circulating materials on the street level are arranged numerically by subject using the Dewey Decimal system. Books and videos are shelved together on the same shelves. The DVDs and audiocassettes are located in separate sections.
We can hold a book for you to borrow – Call us at 212-592-7069 during open hours and if the book is on the shelf we can hold it for you to pick up, or we can send it to the branch of your choice in Manhattan, the Bronx or Staten Island.
To renew library materials by phone call: 212-262-7444 – You can call 24 hours a day to renew library materials, find out what items you have on loan, cancel holds, find out your total fines. Have your library card and PIN number ready when you call.