975 East 16th St. at Avenue J
Brooklyn, NY 11230
Fully accessible
B6 B11 B49 B68
Managing Librarian
Steven Rosenberg NLS
Open today until 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Founded in 1912, Midwood Library originally opened 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. A 1998 renovation extended the public area and made the building fully accessible to the handicapped. In 2013, the branch unveiled an outdoor plaza, and a recent grounds renovation beautified Midwood Library and made it even more welcoming to patrons.

Friends of Midwood Library

Friends of Midwood 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 Midwood Library, ask a staff member for details or email friends@bklynlibrary.org for more information.