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Library Closing Information


2017 Holiday Closings 

  • New Year's Day *, January 1, 2
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, January 16
  • Presidents' Day, February 20
  • Easter, April 16
  • Memorial Day weekend (Saturday, Sunday, and Monday), May 27–29
  • Independence Day, July 4
  • Labor Day weekend (Saturday, Sunday, and Monday), September 2–4
  • Columbus Day, October 9
  • Veterans Day, November 10, 11
  • Thanksgiving Day, November 23
  • Christmas Day *, December 25

Note: NYPL locations close early the day before Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and New Year's Eve.

Other Closings

Is your neighborhood location temporarily closed? Search for another location nearby or review  PDFs of locations in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island. (Hours listed on PDFs are subject to change. Check individual location pages for the most up to date information.)


Woodstock Library

  • The Woodstock Library will be closed from September 1, 2014 for an extensive renovation. During this period we encourage you to visit the following branches: Morrisania LibraryMelrose Library, and Hunts Point Library. Hold requests that are received while we close may be picked up at Hunts Point Library. To select another location, login to your account online or speak to a library staff member.


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