Midwood Library

All Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed from Saturday, May 28th through Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day Weekend.

 

The library catalog and My BPL will be unavailable from 6PM Friday May 27th until Monday May 30th due to system maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience.

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
Midwood Library
975 East 16th St. at Avenue J
Brooklyn, NY 11230
718.252.0967
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Library Information


Midwood Library was founded in 1912 as a deposit station in the Coney Island Drug Store. The branch moved several times over the years and was rebuilt by the City in the 1950s. In 1998, Midwood reopened after a renovation that extended the public area and made the building fully accessible to the handicapped. In 2013, the branch opened its new outdoor plaza, and a forthcoming renovation of the grounds will beautify Midwood Library and make it even more welcoming to patrons.

Branch Contact Person: Steven Rosenberg NLS
Program & Events:
View all events at Midwood Library
Meeting Rooms:

Yes
Contact library for reservations policy.

Wheelchair Accessible:
Fully accessible
Friends Group:

Friends of Midwood

If you would like to join this group, please contact the branch staff or email friends@brooklynpubliclibrary.org

For more Friends information visit the Friends page.