25 Books About Libraries and Library Workers

By Carrie McBride, Communications
April 8, 2024

Book lovers are inevitably library lovers, too, so perhaps books about libraries are the sweet spot where these loves combine! Set in all different kinds of libraries, these fiction reads showcase how libraries bring people and communities together and highlight the dedication of library workers to safeguarding books and making them available.

Summaries provided via NYPL’s catalog, which draws from multiple sources. Click through to each book’s title for more.