Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Jack Brause Library for Real Estate

NYU's Jack Brause Library is one of the preeminent real estate libraries in North America.

Jack Brause Library

The Jack Brause Library for Real Estate is the New York University Libraries outpost in Midtown on Bryant Park, and is co-located with the Schack Institute of Real Estate on the 5th floor of NYU's Midtown Center.

Jack Brause Library entryway and service desk.


Brause Library Hours

Service Desk Hours:

10AM - 5PM, Monday - Thursday 
10AM - 4PM, Friday

Study Space Hours:

8AM - 9:45PM, Monday - Friday 
8AM - 5:45PM, Saturday

Please note that Brause is only open when Midtown Center is open.

Group Study Rooms Reservations

Jack Brause Library Address

Jack Brause Library for Real Estate
NYU Midtown Center
11 W 42 St, 5th Floor, Room 510
New York, NY 10036

Please have your NYU ID Card and Violet Go pass at the ready to be admitted to the floors of the Salmon Tower that contain NYU's SPS Midtown Center (including the Library on the 5th Floor).

Visitor Access Currently Suspended

Visitor access (including for licensed brokers) is temporarily suspended due to NYU's overarching visitor policies and the coronavirus pandemic. Currently, only individuals who are enrolled at or employed by NYU may access the Brause Library. Thank you for your understanding. You may wish to visit New York Public Library and consult their Real Estate research guide in the interim.

Research Guides

These guides have been created by the Brause Library team and other library specialists to jumpstart your research.