Ask NYPL is the Library's virtual reference and support desk. Contact us—we're here to help.
Learn about how you can get the most out of NYPL's many resources and services. Recommend titles, submit programming ideas, request community visits, and more.
Join us for an in-person or virtual visit to learn more about library cards, searching the catalog, and other NYPL services.
Register your interest in presenting a program at one or more of our locations by filling out our form.
Our outreach team is here to help you arrange a visit to your organization or community event to talk about all the Library has to offer.
Suggest an item for our circulating collection that is not currently listed in our catalog.
Learn about how authors and publishers can submit materials to be considered for purchase by the Library.
Find more information about how to contact select staff and departments.
Have a question? Send it to us through our email form.
Get assistance with e-books and e-readers.
¿Tiene una pregunta? Envíenosla por correo electrónico a través de nuestro formulario.
Chat with our expert staff in real-time, Monday through Friday, 10 AM to 6 PM.
Dial 917-ASK-NYPL (917-275-6975) to connect with us via phone Monday through Saturday from 10 AM to 6 PM. Available in English and español.
For TTY service (text telephone for patrons who are deaf or hard of hearing), dial 212-930-0020.
Still in need of assistance? Text 917-983-4584.