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NYPL's 2017 NYC Neighborhood Library Awards Winners

Congratulations to all the NYPL branches honored at this year's NYC Neighborhood Library Awards! Read More ›

Cat Books for the Youngest Readers, Like #Ramona

Seven picture books for Ramona, her dad, and all the other young feline fanatics out there.Read More ›

Podcast #184: Salman Rushdie, The Golden House

The Booker Prize–winning novelist Salman Rushdie discusses his twelfth, and most recent, novel, The Golden House.Read More ›

NYPL Events: What's Happening 10/2-10/16

Welcome to our biweekly update on events happening during the next two weeks at The New York Public Library. With 92 locations across New York City, a lot is happening at the Library. Read More ›

A Tribute to Tom Petty

We are so saddened to learn of Tom Petty's passing. Such a singular talent and voice. No words, just thanks.Read More ›

Stitched Together, Torn Apart: Frankenstein in Teen Fiction

Several months ago I was reading a copy of This Monstrous Thing by Lee Mackenzi, an unusual steampunk kind of story that was set in the Frankenstein universe. Then I heard about another book called Teen Frankenstein, and I thought ... wait a minute ...Read More ›

Recommandations de lecture - Automne 2017 - French Language Books

Check out these new titles in October.Read More ›

本月推薦好書 - 新书 -十月 2017 - New Chinese Language Books

Check out these new titles in October.Read More ›

5 MLB Postseason Home Runs You May Have Forgotten - 2017 Edition!

Let's celebrate the upcoming baseball playoffs by remembering history.Read More ›

NYPL #FridayReads: The Hear It All Edition September 29, 2017

During the week, it can be tough to stay on top of everything. On Fridays, though, we suggest kicking back to catch up on all the delightful literary reading the internet has to offer. Read More ›

October 2017 at Grand Central Library

Learn what's happening at Grand Central Library.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of October 1

Find job fairs, free job training programs, recruitment, Department of Labor blogs, and more.Read More ›

How to Con at NYCC

With New York Comic Con right around the corner, and NYCC Professional Day being hosted at our Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, we thought it might be helpful to provide some tips and tricks for not only surviving the con, but getting the most out of it at the same time.Read More ›

Heaven Is a Place on... Another Planet? The Librarian Is In Podcast, Ep. 58

Frank and Gwen traverse the globe and beyond this week, with two dystopian YA books about life on other planets and a memoir about international travel, journalism, and feminism. Plus: Banned Books Week and, yes, Belinda Carlisle.Read More ›

A Banned Book in the Spencer Collection

Banned Books Week 2017 is this week (September 24th–30th). With that in mind, I would like to introduce a beautiful book, once banned, now residing in the Library’s Spencer Collection. It is a work of no particular bibliographical significance: an isolated volume (volume 2, the correspondence) from a ten-volume set of the works of St. Augustine. Read More ›

Podcast #183: Jesmyn Ward—Sing, Unburied, Sing

The National Book Award–winning author spoke at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture about her most recent novel, Sing, Unburied, Sing. She was joined by Lisa Lucas, Executive Director of the National Book Foundation.Read More ›

Win a Women in Science Prize Pack!

We interviewed Rachel Ignotofsky, author of Women in Science and Women in Sports. Read the interview, and find out how to win a Women in Science prize pack for you and a friend!Read More ›

Booktalking "Charisma" by Jeanne Ryan

Imagine that you could become instantly vivacious and popular. Unfortunately, perfection comes with a price.Read More ›

Free Online Magazines & Newspapers from The New York Public Library

With a library card, NYPL offers you hundreds of magazines and newspapers online for free! See what's popular.Read More ›
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