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The Schomburg Center and other New York Public Library research centers and branches have been reopening to public in-person access since May 10, 2021.

You can follow and attend our Public Programs and Education events online at and view recent programs online at and

Review ALL of the recent 3rd Annual Literary Festival online on YouTube and purchase the great selection of books from the Schomburg Shop.

We're looking forward to seeing you again soon. Until then, you can learn more about our online services And, you can learn more about what is happening across the library system at