Arlington Library

Closed for Renovation
Arlington Library
203 Arlington Ave. at Warwick St.
Brooklyn, NY 11207

Library Information

Closed for Renovation

The Arlington branch will be temporarily closed for short-term renovation at the end of business on Friday, August 29, 2014 and re-open Monday, January 5, 2015.


The Arlington library was originally known as the East Branch and officially opened on November 7, 1906. The Building has been renovated twice, in 1950-52 and in 1980.

Branch Contact Person: Lavonda Shaw
J Subway Line

J Train to Cleveland Street & Fulton Street


Q24 to Atlantic Avenue & Warwick Street
Q56 to Jamaica Avenue & Jerome Street


East on Eastern Pkwy. to Atlantic Ave., right at Atlantic Ave., left at Pennsylvania Ave., right at Fulton St., left on Ashford St., left on Arlington Ave.

Get directions from Google or HopStop.
Wheelchair Accessible:
Fully accessible
Program & Events:
Technology Available:

Adult/Young Adult area - 3 computers
Children's area - 6 computers
1 Express computer (15 minutes)
1 Catalog-only computer

Internet & WiFi: Yes - WiFi info
Building Facts:

3 Floors Constructed 1906
Renovated 1950-52;

Multilingual Materials: Spanish
Meeting Rooms:

Yes. Contact library for reservations and policy.

Copy Machines: Yes
Restrooms: Yes
Friends Group:


If you would like to start a Friends Group here, please contact the branch staff or email

For more Friends information visit the Friends page

Car Service:

Atlantic Car Service - 3207 Fulton St., (718) 277-3353
Hit Car Service - 2974 Fulton St., (718) 235-1919
Car Service - 117 Jamaica Ave., (718) 922-1500