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JUST ANNOUNCED!

Coming October 11: NYPL's New Spider-Man Library Card

Discover your inner super hero with NYPL's limited-edition Spider-Man library card, available in branches starting October 11.

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  • Reimagining the Ramayana: Vivek Narayanan with Vijay Sesha

    Tues, Oct 11 | 6 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building & Online

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  • Reconstructing the Violence of Jim Crow with Margaret A. Burnham and Saidiya Hartman

    Thurs, Oct 20 | 7:30 PM

    Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL) & Online

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  • Annie Proulx: Fen, Bog & Swamp

    Thurs, Oct 6 | 6:30 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building & Online

    LIVE from NYPL logo and cover of Fem. Bog, and Swamp by Annie Proulx.
  • Reimagining the Ramayana: Vivek Narayanan with Vijay Sesha

    Tues, Oct 11 | 6 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building & Online

    Blue text that reads Cullman Center on a navy background on the left and the cover of After on the right, which has a turquoise cover and no illustrations.
  • Reconstructing the Violence of Jim Crow with Margaret A. Burnham and Saidiya Hartman

    Thurs, Oct 20 | 7:30 PM

    Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL) & Online

    Live from NYPL logo on the left and the cover of By Hands Now Known on the right.

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  • 30 Newly Published Kids Books for Cozy Fall Reading

    The fall publishing season brings a buzz to our shelves—the perfect time to connect kids with new books that will engage and delight.

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    Explore new worlds in the work of legendary sci-fi and fantasy author Ursula K. Le Guin

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