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MTV News: We came here for a 'Decoded' interview with Jay-Z. For a limited time you can still check out the Sean Jean store nearby.
This library was among the first to join Google's "Library Project," which aims to scan the collections of the world's major book repositories and make their contents searchable online.
"The 3rd largest public library in the world is housed in an architectural masterpiece. Free tours - don't miss the map room! On a nice day, check out a book and read in gorgeous Bryant Park."
The NYPL site was originally the Croton Reservoir, which occupied a two-block section of Fifth Avenue between 40th and 42nd Streets.
Since 1987, the REAL Winnie the Pooh and four of his best friends--Eeyore, Piglet, Kanga, and Tigger--have been living at The New York Public Library's Children's Center.
More than one million books were set in place before the official dedication of the Library on May 23, 1911 and 30,000-50,000 visitors streamed through the NYPL during its first day open.
Did you know the New York Public Library system serves 16 million patrons annually?
look at all the beautiful woodwork.
patience and fortitude, the library lions, make this my most favorite library in the world. a beautiful building and one you'll remember from ghostbusters! the map room is not to be missed.
To prevent your chair from making noise as you pull it away from the table, simply lift as you pull, raising the back two legs away from the ground. The front two legs will slide along silently.
Go to the New York public library and see the Gutenberg bible.
Just in the main reading room (room 315) surrounded by regular books, MacBooks and productivity. Getting so much done in these inspiring surroundings!
Be sure to look up!
For an overwhelmingly incredible starting point on any interest, check out the Dictionary Of The History Of Ideas. Reading Room South, four sections in on the left.
Read our friend Dottie Parkerʼs words in “Dorothy Parker” located in the Main Reading Room-JFC 05-8, but it is a library so donʼt get caught bursting out in laughter at her famous wisecracks.
Weekday Daily tours at 11am and 2pm, Saturday at 3:30
Walk past marble lions nicknamed Patience and Fortitude into a 1911 masterpiece of Beaux-Arts design by famed firm Carrère and Hastings. - Green Guide Editor
In NYC staffing a MUN conference, but worried about finals next week? Get some peace and quiet and study here!
Beautiful place to relax and read a book.
On 5/23/11, I spoke at the rededication ceremony of the Landmark Stephen A. Schwarzman Building.
We love the innovative thinking that goes on behind the curtain at NYPL, like all-night scavenger hunts and reading fines down. Soak up smart thinking here and at EducationNation.com.
The best library I have ever seen.
Best hours in NYPL system. Open 7 days a week, and till 11PM M-Th.
I wish I knew where I was in this library to mention a tip. Make sure you walk around. Its beautiful.
Renowned by scholars as one of the world's great research libraries. Loved by New Yorkers for the lions (Patience and Fortitude), the architecture, and beautiful Bryant Park in its back yard.
NYPL named the Rockettes one of the treasures of America’s favorite public library. View beautiful historical photographs of the Rockettes in the commemorative book Know the Past, Find the Future.
Home of the Manhattan Cocktail Classic opening night gala ... definitely THE EVENT for any cocktail lover. "There can't be good living where there is not good drinking" -Benjamin Franklin Cheers!
Has AC, has books, 'nuff said.
Can't stand ja! Can't stand ja!
The 3rd largest public library in the world is housed in an architectural masterpiece. Free tours - don't miss the map room! On a nice day, check out a book and read in gorgeous Bryant Park.
Back off man. I'm a scientist.
Relax on the steps of New York Public Library and enjoy a historic city site!
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