Good news! Coney Island and Gerritsen Beach libraries will reopen this fall after extensive renovations due to Hurricane Sandy. See our Hurricane Sandy Renovations page for updates.
|Mon||10:00 AM - 6:00 PM|
|Tue||10:00 AM - 6:00 PM|
|Wed||1:00 PM - 8:00 PM|
|Thu||10:00 AM - 6:00 PM|
|Fri||10:00 AM - 6:00 PM|
|Sat||10:00 AM - 5:00 PM|
1580 Rockaway Pkwy. at Ave. J
Brooklyn, NY 11236
Opening in 1909, Canarsie became BPL's thirty-ninth branch in 1932. Five years later, the library moved to more spacious quarters, but by 1957, even more room was requested and a new building was constructed in 1960.
|Branch Contact Person:||Tom Muller|
L Train to Rockaway Parkway / transfer to B42 to Rockaway Parkway & Avenue J (or walk down Rockaway Parkway, crossing first Conklin and then Flatlands, two and a half blocks total walk)Bus
B6 to Flatlands Avenue & Rockaway Parkway
Belt Parkway to Exit 13, Rockaway Parkway, right on Rockaway Pkwy.Get directions from Google or HopStop.
Public bathrooms are not wheelchair accessible.
Program & Events:
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Children's section - 6 computers
|Internet & WiFi:||Yes - WiFi info|
|Multilingual Materials:||Chinese, English, Russian, Spanish|
Car and Limousine Service