It is not mandetory to make an appointment before visiting the library. However, if you have a detailed research question, or if you would like a tutorial for a specific tool, it is helpful to make an appointment ahead of time.
Additionally, if you are making a visit and you know the books you want to use, please try to emaill ahead of time so that these materials can be ready and waiting for you at the desk when you arrive.
Schedule an Appointment with a Librarian
Monday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Please enter by the Mosholu Gate if using the Library on a Monday. NYBG grounds are closed to the Public on Mondays, but the Library is open. The Library is closed Saturday, Sunday and Holidays. Library hours are subject to change during summer months.