Contact Information for Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

515 Malcolm X Boulevard
New York, NY 10037-1801
ASKNYPL (917) 275-6975

Library Administration   Title Email
Joy L. Bivins   Director, Schomburg Center schomburgdirector@nypl.org
Sonia Richards   Assistant to the Director

soniarichards@nypl.org

K.C. Matthews   Deputy Director of Operations & External Engagement kevinmatthews@nypl.org

 

  Deputy Director of Research & Strategic Initiatives, Associate Director, Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery

lapiduscenter@nypl.org

Brent Hayes Edwards   Director, Schomburg Scholars-in-Residence Program sir@nypl.org
Novella Ford   Associate Director, Public Programs and Exhibitions schomburgprograms@nypl.org
Michael Bowman   Manager,  Rentals and Special Events michaelbowman@nypl.org
Lisa Herndon   Manager, Communications and Publications lisaherndon@nypl.org
Kimberly Henderson   Digital Curator kimberlyhenderson@nypl.org
    Manager of Education Programs and Outreach schomburged@nypl.org

 

Library Research Division   Email Telephone Number Chiefs and Curators
Collections and Research Services   kenviphillips@nypl.org 212-491-2234

Kenvi Phillips
Deputy Director of Collections and Research Services 

Art and Artifacts Division   schomburgart@nypl.org 212.491.2241 Tammi Lawson
Curator
TammiLawson@nypl.org
Research and Reference Division   schomburgreference@nypl.org 212.491.2218 Maira Liriano
Associate Chief Librarian
mairaliriano@nypl.org
Manuscripts, Archives, and Rare Books Division   schomburgarchives@nypl.org 212.491.2224

Barrye Brown
Associate Curator
barryebrown@nypl.org

Moving Image and Recorded Sound Division  

schomburgaudiovisual@nypl.org

212.491.2270

Shola Lynch
Curator
sholalynch@nypl.org

Photographs and Prints Division   schomburgphotography@nypl.org 212.491.2057 Dalila Scruggs
Curator
dalilascruggs@nypl.org
 

 

Other Contacts

 

Email

Telephone Number Web Page
Schomburg Society   schomburgsociety@nypl.org 212.491.2252 membership page