Borough Park Library

Mon 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wed 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat closed
Sun closed
Borough Park Library
1265 43rd St. at 13th Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11219

Library Information

In 1907, the small, independent library that occupied the Edgewood Reformed Chapel for three years became Borough Park Branch. After outgrowing a 13th Avenue site established in 1926, the library moved to its current location
in 1955.


Branch Contact Person: Sarah Weiss
D Subway Line
D to Fort Hamilton Pkwy & New Utrecht Avenue

B11 to 49th Street & 13th Avenue
B16 to 43rd Street & 13th Avenue
B35 to 39th Street & 13th Avenue


Fort Hamilton Parkway to 12th Ave and go South to 42nd St; turn Left on to 42nd St. then turn Right at 13th Ave and make a right on 43rd St.

Get directions from Google or HopStop.
Wheelchair Accessible:
Fully accessible
Program & Events:
View all events at Borough Park Library
Technology Available:

Adult's room -8 computers
Children's room - 4 computers 2 Toddler Computers

Internet & WiFi: Yes - WiFi info
Building Facts:

3 Floors
Constructed 1955
Renovated 2002

Multilingual Materials: Arabic, Chinese, Hebrew, Hungarian, Russian, Spanish, Urdu, Yiddish
Meeting Rooms:

Basement Meeting Room seats 75
Children's 2nd floor Meeting Room seats 45
Contact library for reservation 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:

Getaway (24 hr.)-6302 New Utrecht Ave.,718-236-2900

Acupulca 718-438-7999