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Please note: Due to new Library policy, e-bikes, e-scooters, and electronic transportation devices are not permitted inside any NYPL location. This does not apply to mobility aids.
Now Open! Teen Center at Allerton Library
Check out digital resources, tech equipment, art materials, and more at our newly expanded Teen Center. Teens 360° at Allerton Library is made possible by Mr. and Mrs. Evan R. Chesler. Learn more.
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About the Library
The Allerton branch of The New York Public Library opened January 20, 1959. The adult, reference, and young adult areas are on the first floor, while the children's collection and a separate story-hour room are located on the second. There is a 74-seat auditorium used for library programs in the basement.Learn more about this location Learn about capital construction projects at this location