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Health Insurance Open Enrollment 2017: Assistance at The New York Public Library

Do you need to apply for health insurance? Do you have questions about health insurance? We can help.Read More ›

Celebrating Mustaches In Literature and Film

To celebrate mustaches in literature and film, I have compiled a list of beloved mustached authors and characters from the library’s collection.Read More ›

Remembering the Armenian Genocide

Being a descendant of Armenian Genocide survivors, I felt a sense of responsibility as a librarian to create a list of resources and materials available at the library for those interested in learning more about this tragic period in history.Read More ›

The Low-Carb Lowdown

I’ve compiled a list of diet and nutrition books, as well as cookbooks for those who are interested in learning more about this low-carb lifestyle, the Ketogenic diet, or recipe ideas.Read More ›

Ep. 58 "Too Good To Be True" | Library Stories

When Pelham Bay Library patron Patrick Mulligan came upon some comic books for sale, he bought them for his own children. But his wife pointed out that the books bore the NYPL imprint, so he knew he had to act.Read More ›

The Pregnant Librarian Recommends

This time in my life made me realize that finding the right reading material and entertainment is necessary during these nine months of nesting at home. Luckily for me, I am a librarian surrounded by endless resources!Read More ›

Doubling Down on Angry Birds

When the Angry Birds movie hit theaters, we asked our NYPL recommendation experts to name their favorite books, movies, or TV shows that feature… well, angry birds.Read More ›

The Pelham Bay Library Celebrates 40 Years!

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Pelham Bay Library with events, programs, and more.Read More ›

The Electric Pressure Cooker Saves the Holidays!

During the holiday season, an electric pressure cooker is like having an extra person in the kitchen. The library has books and information to help you get the most out of yours.Read More ›

A Bronx Week Reading List: May 8-18

One of the unique features of the Bronx is that is has a week dedicated to showcasing and celebrating all its wonderful attributes: history, literature, culture, etc. Here is a reading list which is sure to spark your interests in all things Bronx!Read More ›