Cortelyou Library

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Cortelyou Library
1305 Cortelyou Rd. at Argyle Rd.
Brooklyn, NY 11226
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Library Information

Temporary Closing

Cortelyou Library Closing for Installation of New Wired Computer Tables

The Cortelyou Library will have brief closure for the installation of new-wired computer tables beginning Monday, September 19, 2016 and reopening Monday, September 26, 2016.

For library services, you may direct patrons to the following nearby libraries:

  • Clarendon Library – 2035 Nostrand Avenue, Bklyn, NY  11210
  • Flatbush Library – 22 Linden Boulevard, Bklyn, NY  11226
  • Kensington Library – 4207 18th Avenue, Bklyn, NY  11218
  • Windsor Terrace Library – 160 E. 5th Street, Bklyn, NY  11218

Planning for Cortelyou Branch began in 1969. However it was not until 1983 after years of patience and hard work by Flatbush residents, that construction was completed and the branch opened.


Branch Contact Person: Kimberly Tobler
Program & Events:
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Meeting Rooms:

Contact library for reservations and policy

Wheelchair Accessible:
Fully accessible
Friends Group:

Cortelyou Library Friends - Laurie Davidson & Elizabeth Parker Co-Presidents

If you would like to join this group, please contact the branch staff or email

For more Friends information visit the Friends page.

You can like Cortelyou Library Friends on Facebook too!