Hours and Directions

Visit Us

31 Chambers Street, New York, NY 10007
Leonora Gidlund Reference Room – Suite 103
Rebecca Rankin Reading Room – Suite 111
First Floor Gallery – Suite 109

Open to the Public

The Municipal Library and Archives' public research rooms at the New York City Department of Records & Information Services (DORIS) are open to the public with appropriate health and safety protocols in place. The research rooms are open from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Please e-mail research@records.nyc.gov to make an appointment.

Records are available for public inspection and copying in Room 111 at 31 Chambers, New York, NY 10007 during regular business hours.

For Appointments:

-Library and Archives research, contact research@records.nyc.gov.

-Family History research, contact familyhistory@records.nyc.gov.



By subway

4, 5, 6 to Brooklyn Bridge
J, Z to Chambers Street
R to City Hall
A, C to Chambers Street
1, 2, 3 to Chambers Street

By bus

M1, M6, M15, M20, M22, M103, B51