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396 Clinton St.
Brooklyn, NY 11231
Partially accessible
Managing Librarian
John Leighton
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Closed for Covid-19

One of Brooklyn’s most beautiful Carnegie branches, Carroll Gardens Library has served its neighborhood for more than 100 years. Its spacious, 14,000-plus square-foot interior retains its original, dramatic barrel-vaulted ceiling and other historical features. The branch’s most popular programs include Toddler Time and wellness activities for older adults.

Friends of Carroll Gardens Library

Friends of Carroll Gardens Library is a group of organized volunteers who help our neighborhood library through advocacy, fundraising and promotion. If you are interested in becoming a Friend of Carroll Gardens Library, ask a staff member for details or email [email protected] for more information.

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Partially accessible

The elevator is located on Union Street, around the corner from the Main entrance.

Collection on Mezzanine is accessible via elevator or stairs.

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