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Alternate health information resources for the public

If you do not have access to the NYU Health Sciences Library, we suggest you try one of the following resources in New York City:

NYU Langone Health Information Specialists

Medical and consumer health information for NYULMC patients and family members.

Lillian & Clarence de la Chapelle Medical Archives

Official records of administrative and academic departments, audiovisual material, and manuscripts determined to be of value in documenting the history of the NYU Langone Medical Center and the NYU Grossman School of Medicine, as well as records of institutions that have merged with the School or Medical Center.

The New York Academy of Medicine Library

The NYAM Library is open to the public Tuesday to Friday by appointment only. On Mondays, reference service is provided by phone and by e-mail.

Location: 1216 5th Avenue (at 103rd Street)
Phone: 212-822-7321 (main switchboard) | 212-822-7315 (for appointments)

The New York Public Library – Mid Manhattan Branch

Health Information Center – Second Floor

Location: 455 Fifth Avenue (at 40th Street)
Phone: 212-340-0883
Monday – Wednesday: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Thursday – Saturday: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

The New York Public Library – Science, Industry and Business Library

Location: 188 Madison Avenue (at 34th Street)
Phone: 212-592-7000

William Hallock Park Memorial Public Health Library

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Location: 455 First Avenue, Room 1200
Phone: Call via 311; General: 212-447-2981
Picture ID required to enter building

Queens Borough Public Library

Phone: 718-990-0778

Brooklyn Public Library

Phone: 718-230-2100

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