For Teens

The Library has lots of fun and interesting resources for all teenagers. Find out what’s happening now, from homework help and hands-on technology workshops to leadership opportunities, and more.

Upcoming Programs

  • Two teens smile

    Events & Classes

    From homework help to manga clubs, the Library's programs are a way to discover new ideas, meet other teens, and learn new skills.

Educational Enrichment & Support

Homework Resources

  • Teens work together on a laptop

    Articles & Databases

    Search our databases for help on your next school project, including subjects such as American history, chemistry, art, and more.

NYPL Teens

  • A selection of covers of YA books

    Blog: Stuff for the Teen Age

    Check out the hottest new YA books, get inspired by the latest trends, and find your next art project.
  • A sampling of photos from the Instagram account


    Follow us on Instagram @nyplteens to find out what’s happening at the Library and what our librarians are reading now.

Summer Reading

  • Build a Better World through Reading

    Summer Reading

    Team up with Library during summer vacation to find good books, helpful tips, and possibly win tickets to a New York Yankees game!


  • Invitation to Anti-Prom 2017


    Dance the night away at this annual event that provides an alternative to traditional proms.