Access individual records, including all available US Census records, the immigration collection, NY passenger lists and more.
Library Closed Until Further Notice
**Click here for a list of FAQs regarding the library's status, as well as information on COVID-19.**
Haga clic aquí para ver una lista de preguntas frecuentes sobre el estado de la biblioteca, así como información sobre COVID-19.
Out of an abundance of caution for the safety of our community & to help limit the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), the library will remain closed until further notice. We are unaware of any confirmed COVID-19 cases originating at the library.
During this time, patrons may keep their library materials at home without late fines. There is no need to return items during the building closure. Remember the Library provides a wide array of online services, including free ebooks, audiobooks, movies, magazines and more, available 24/7.
The Brooklyn Public Library's digital newspapers including the Brooklyn Eagle, Brooklyn Life, and Activities of the Long Island Society.
FamilySearch is a nonprofit family history organization dedicated to connecting families across generations. Research your family history using genealogical records from around the world.
Access to military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.
Access to digitized copies of historical newspapers from the Hudson River Valley region of New York State.
Search records from around the world including birth, marriage, death, military, census, and parish records.
A research portal for students, educators, historians, genealogists, and anyone else interested in learning more about the people, places and institutions of New York State.
Search this database of newspapers published in the state of New York, including the New York Times and the New York Post.