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Staten Island Historical Newspapers Update

We are excited to announce that a new set of Island papers have been scanned and launched. The largest run is the Staten Island World, about 3,000 pages of it, from our partner the Staten Island Museum. Read More ›

Found Staten Island Stories 4: A Light to Guide, Part 2

This is a continuation of the fourth in a series of posts highlighting some of the fascinating stories from the historical Staten Island newspapers now being digitized and uploaded to the web. Learn more about this project.Read More ›

Found Staten Island Stories 4: A Light To Guide

This is the fourth in a series of posts highlighting some of the fascinating stories from the historical Staten Island newspapers now being digitized and uploaded to the web.Read More ›

Ep. 19 "Fish! Fish! Fish!" | Library Stories

Enoch Park loves animals, and when he wanted to learn how to set up his new aquarium he knew just where to go. Read More ›

Move over, Binge-Watching...

... because it's time for some binge-reading. Start 2016 with some series that you might want to race through the same way you raced through Master of None and Making a Murderer.Read More ›

Hear and Share Your Hurricane Sandy Stories with Sandy Storyline's Exhibit

In recognition of the two-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, The New York Public Library is partnering with Sandy Storyline to present an opportunity to hear and share first person stories of recovery and remembrance.Read More ›

Summer Science Clubs!

Join the New York Public Library as we collaborate with the Children's Museum of Manhattan for the Summer Reading Challenge's Science Clubs! Educators will lead weekly workshops exploring simple machines and their unique functions.Read More ›

Free Programs at New Dorp Library: June 2014

Great programs for kids this month like Pajama Night; teens will have a blast at the Teen Summer Reading Kick Off / Graduation Party; adults have an array of computer classes to help learn about all the new technology. Learn more about programs at New Dorp Library this month.Read More ›

How-To: Sign Up for a Free E-mail Account

An e-mail account is good for more than keeping in touch with friends and family! It’s your passport to the internet. Many online services require an e-mail address to join.

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Free Programs at New Dorp Library May 2014

So everyone knows the famous saying about how April showers will bring May flowers... But did you know about all the many different things going on all over the world this month?Read More ›

A Library Branch in the Woods

A walk in the woods, a guy with a rake... history uncovered.Read More ›

Free Programs at New Dorp Library: April 2014

Programs for children, teens and adults at Staten Island's New Dorp Library this month.Read More ›

Free Programs at New Dorp Library: March 2014

March is full of sayings! Some people talk about the month as though it's an animal, giving it characteristics (like the "proud" lions that represent NYPL). Some call March a lamb — soft and innocent — while others throw insults at poor old March. They call it Madness. March Madness — what a terrible thing to say! I've never seen March go mad! Julius Caesar teaches us to beware of the Ides of March — March 15 — but if you're at the Library, you won't have much to worry about!

Take part in a picture book time, play your favorite games in the Teen Cafe, or jump into an 

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From the Shelves at NYPL: Barbara Byrne-Goldie

Senior Children's Librarian, Barbara Byrn-Goldie, is a life-long New Yorker and it shows. Her energy and enthusiasm telegraph the warm welcome anyone will receive when they visit the New Dorp Branch of the New York Public Library in Staten Island. Read More ›

Find New York Times Bestsellers at NYPL - February 9th, 2014

For the week of February 9, 2014 we have hardcover fiction, hardcover non-fiction, and advice, how-to & miscellaneous books.Read More ›

Find New York Times Bestsellers at NYPL - February 2nd, 2014

For the week of February 2, 2014 we have hardcover fiction, hardcover non-fiction, and children's picture books.Read More ›

Free Programs at New Dorp Library: February 2014

Why don't you make New Dorp Library your Valentine this year? Curl up with a book in one of our comfy chairs or take a movie home to enjoy a night in. Feeling active? Spend some time with the ones you love and attend one of our programs! We've got a little something for everyone!Read More ›

Find New York Times Bestsellers at NYPL - January 26th, 2014

For the week of January 26, 2014 we have hardcover fiction, hardcover non-fiction, and paperback graphic books.Read More ›

Find New York Times Bestsellers at NYPL - January 19th, 2014

For the week of January 19, 2014 we have hardcover fiction, hardcover non-fiction, and paperback non-fiction.Read More ›

Find New York Times Bestsellers at NYPL - January 12th, 2014

For the week of January 12, 2014 we have hardcover fiction, hardcover non-fiction, and advice, how-to & miscellaneous books.

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