Programs for immigrants @ your library
The Library offers programs for immigrants in multiple languages. Programs include workshops about city services, citizenship preparation, family cultural programs, free English classes, seminars for immigrant professionals and entrepreneurs, computer tutorials and more!
See our events calendar for a full listing of programs (select language at the top of the page). Visit our Arts and Culture page for cultural events at Central Library's Dweck Center. All library programs are open to the public.
Services and resources for immigrants
Books, movies and more
Featured books and movies:
Volunteer to welcome new immigrants to your community. Help your fellow New Yorkers practice English, build literacy skills or prepare for citizenship.
Connect with us
Immigrant Services in the Library's Department of Outreach Services is interested in working with city agencies and community organizations to provide quality programs. Our programming focuses on multilingual civic, cultural and educational programs for immigrant Brooklynites. If you are interested in working with the library to offer free programs, email us or call 718.230.2715.
This project is sponsored by Brooklyn Public Library’s Department of Outreach Services, which has been established with the generous support of The Charles H. Revson Foundation