Find 11215 libraries, such as state, town, city, public, private, college and university library branches. Libraries provide information on applications, borrowing books, ebooks, library programs, online databases and research.
Queens Borough Public Library - Branches, Glendale 60 73rd Street Bay Ridge NY 11209 3.2 miles from 11215 718-821-4980
Jersey City Free Public Library: Reference Department 472 Jersey Avenue Jersey NJ 07302 5.0 miles from 11215 201-547-4501
New York Public Library - Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library 2550 Victory Boulevard Graniteville NY 10314 9.2 miles from 11215 718-494-1642
The vast majority of funding that supports the operation of Public Libraries comes from county and local governments. At times, grant funding may be available for specific programs, projects, or capital improvements. Fees for special programs and services account for a relatively small percentage of revenue for Public Libraries.What are the Friends of the Library?
Friends of the Library are organizations formed to support their local Public Libraries. They typically establish themselves as independent, non-profit organizations that conduct fundraising to supplement Library resources and organize Library related events.What is the Dewey Decimal system?
The Dewey Decimal system is a classification system used in many libraries to organize their books. The classification number allows for books to easily be located or returned to their assigned place in the library. The system is constantly revised to keep up with changes in the libraries.