Ryder 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
Ryder Library
5902 23rd Ave. (bet. 23rd Ave. at 59th St.)
Brooklyn, NY 11204
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Library Information

Starting Monday, November 7, 2016 the Ryder Library will close while we make computer upgrades.  The branch will reopen on Monday, November 14, 2016 at its regularly scheduled time at 10:00 a.m. In the meantime, please visit these nearby libraries for all your other BPL needs:  Highlawn – 1664 West 13th St., Brooklyn, NY 11223; Kensington Library – 4207 18th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY  11218; and Mapleton – 1702 60th St., Brooklyn, NY 11204.

Attention Library Users: New Sunday hours go into effect on Sunday, October 25, 2015.

Program & Events:
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Meeting Rooms:

Contact library for reservations and policy.

Wheelchair Accessible:
Fully accessible
Friends Group:


If you would like to start a Friends Group here, please contact the branch staff or email friends@brooklynpubliclibrary.org

For more Friends information visit the Friends page.