Request an ItemRequesting Research Library Materials

Items from the New York Public Library’s research collections may be requested in advance to help you make the most of your time on-site.

Interlibrary Loans

Request to borrow materials from outside the New York Public Library system.

Order Research

If you are unable to visit the Library, our staff can compile information from our print, microform, and electronic resources. For a fee, we will mail it right to your door.

Copies and Reproductions

Order reproductions of New York Public Library material. Paper, PDF, and high-resolution digital files are available for personal, research, and broadcast use.

Access to Other Institutions

Can't find what you are looking for? We can help you find what you need through collections of our partner institutions.