The Library provides information on a range of services to help New Yorkers of all ages. Find assistance with public benefits, citizenship resources, income taxes, and more.
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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.
SingleStopGet advice about public benefits, legal counsel, and financial assistance.
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.