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There are eight library locations at NYU New York:
BOBST LIBRARY (main library) 70 Washington Sq. So., New York, NY 10012
NYU's main library, Bobst is a 12-story building housing a seven floors of book stacks as well as Special Collections, Data Services, and the Digital Studio. There is a mix of individual and group study spaces, with a seating capacity of around 3,000. Bobst Library hours
BRAUSE LIBRARY (SPS programs) 11 West 42nd Street, Suite 510 New York, NY 10036
Occupying a suite on the 5th floor of the NYU Midtown Center, Brause Library is home to many programs within the School of Professional Studies (SPS), including the SPS Schack Institute of Real Estate. Brause Library hours
COURANT LIBRARY (mathematics & computing) 251 Mercer Street New York, NY 10012
Courant LIbrary is housed on the 12th floor of Warren Weaver Hall and serves the research and curricular needs of the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences. Its collection is focused on mathematics and computer science, as well as related fields such as fluid mechanics, image processing, and robotics. Courant Library hours
DIBNER LIBRARY (engineering) 5 MetroTech Center Brooklyn, NY 11201-9818
Dibner Library is located on NYU's Brooklyn Campus, home to the Tandon School of Engineering as well as several programs within the Tisch School of the Arts and the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. Dibner Library hours
IFA LIBRARY (art history) 1 East 78th Street New York, NY 10075
IFA Library supports the research and curricular needs of the Institute of Fine Arts (IFA) with materials focusing on subjects in art history, archaeology, and conservation. IFA Library hours
ISAW LIBRARY (ancient world) 5 East 84th Street, New York, NY 10028
This library supports the research and curricular needs of the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World (ISAW) and other ancient-world-related interdisciplinary programs. The collection covers Greek and Roman material culture and history, Papyrology, Egyptology, Mesopotamian Archaeology and Assyriology, Central Asia and Iran, and Early China. ISAW Library hours
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