Borough Park Library

Mon 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat closed
Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Borough Park Library
1265 43rd St. at 13th Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11219
Get directions from Google

Library Information

Temporary Closing: Starting Saturday, January 21, 2017, the Borough Park Library will close for building maintenance and the installation of wired computer tables. The branch will reopen on Sunday, January 29, 2017, at its regularly scheduled time at 1:00pm.

During the closure, please visit these nearby libraries:

Kensington Library

4207 18th Avenue

Brooklyn, NY  11218



Mapleton Library

1702 60th Street

Brooklyn, NY 11204



Windsor Terrace Library

160 East 5th Street

Brooklyn, NY 11218


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
Program & Events:
View all events at Borough Park Library
Meeting Rooms:

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

Wheelchair Accessible:
Fully accessible
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.