104 West 136th Street
New York, NY 10030
Partially Accessible

Please note that the ADA lift is out of order at this location.

Temporarily Closed

NYPL Update: Pop-Up Service for Countee Cullen Patrons at Schomburg Center

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Countee Cullen Library is temporarily closed to facilitate building improvements. To accommodate patrons, NYPL is temporarily offering limited branch library services next door at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture (515 Malcolm X Blvd). 

Pop-up service will be open 11 AM–5:45 PM, Tuesday–Saturday. Countee Cullen patrons can place holds, browse books, and use laptops and public seating in the Schomburg Center’s Exhibition Gallery. Holds can be picked up in the Exhibition Gallery by selecting “Countee Cullen Pop-Up” as the pick-up location.

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About the Library

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The Countee Cullen Branch gives Harlem residents of all ages access to library services delivered in a friendly and effective manner. We are home to the James Weldon Johnson Reference Collection for children, books on the African-American experience, a reference collection, including college catalogs and financial aid information, and the African-American/Black Culture reference collection.

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