During these challenging times, the Library is here to help our communities to find the resources they need. NYPL has collected a selection of links to help our patrons find important information and help.
Food SecurityResources for options for food-insecure people and families who are able to leave their home, as well as delivery options for homebound, elderly, or ill persons, and more.
Housing & Tenants RightsInformation about a wide array of housing resources, including affordable housing, options for those experience homelessness, senior living, and more.
Personal Finance, Business & CareerResources for information on unemployment and job seeker sources, small business support, and more.
Health & WellnessInformation and remote resources for accessing healthcare information, mental health services, and more.
Resources in English
Culture PassUse your library card to explore dozens of New York City's museums and attractions with free admission.
idNYCThis free ID card provides government photo identification, doubles as a library card, and offers discounts on entertainment.
ConnectionsOur annual guide is available to help people released from incarceration or anyone in need of assistance preparing for the world of work.
TASC Information (Formerly GED)Find free classes, resources, and general information on test preparation for the high school equivalency exam.
Income Tax AssistanceGet information, tax forms, and assistance for those who qualify at select library locations.
Immigrant ResourcesFind citizenship preparation guides, resources, and diversity visa information, and learn more about becoming a U.S. citizen.
English Classes (ESOL)Improve your English listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills.
COVID-19 Resources Available via TelephonePhone numbers where New Yorkers can find necessary resources, from food to health to social and legal services.