4857 Broadway
New York, NY 10034
Fully Accessible
Closed today
Day Date Hours
Monday 3/4 10 AM–7 PM
Tuesday 3/5 12 PM–7 PM
Wednesday 3/6 10 AM–7 PM
Thursday 2/29 CLOSED
Friday 3/1 10 AM–5 PM
Saturday 3/2 10 AM–5 PM
Sunday 3/3 CLOSED
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The Inwood Library is currently housed in a temporary location at 4857 Broadway, as work continues on building a new, state-of-the-art branch at our former address. The planned 20,000-square-foot new Inwood Library will feature an improved layout, as well as provide a variety of flexible spaces for programs and classes; dedicated spaces for kids, teens, and adults; internet/Wi-Fi access; updated technology; and a robust collection of circulating materials. It is expected to open in winter 2023–2024.

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Discover all the Library has to offer! Visit your local branch for books, Wi-Fi, computers, classes, stimulating and entertaining programs, and much more for all ages. 

Did you know? The Library no longer charges late fines! Find out more and plan your visit. 

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.

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About the Library

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Inwood Library, Manhattan's northernmost branch, serves a large, multi-ethnic community. The branch has strong Spanish language and small Russian language collections, which include a wide range of audiobooks and DVDs. The branch also offers English classes for adults whose native tongue is another language.

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