Library Shop & Café

Interior photo of the new NYPL Shop, featuring shoppers and various shelves with merchandise.

Visit the Library Shop & Café at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

Located on the first floor of The New York Public Library's landmark Beaux-Arts building on 42nd Street and Fifth Avenue, the Library Shop & Café is an essential stop for visitors to NYPL's flagship location.

The Library Shop • Opening Hours

Monday–Saturday: 10 AM–5 PM
Sunday: Closed

Interior of the Library Cafe, featuring customers eating and drinking at tables.

The Library Café by Amy's Bread • Opening Hours

Monday–Saturday: 10 AM–4:30 PM
Sunday: Closed

Hours subject to change.

The Library Shop boasts thousands of items for bibliophiles and literature lovers of all ages—from classic and contemporary books to quirky, timeless gifts and souvenirs. All proceeds support The New York Public Library. Become a Friend of the Library and receive a discount on every purchase. Plus, shop online 24/7 for delivery to your home or to schedule an in-store pickup.

Contact the Library Shop
Shop phone: (212) 930-0641
Office phone: (212) 621-0570

The Library Café by Amy's Bread welcomes visitors and scholars alike to enjoy coffee, pastries, and more during your visit to the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building! The menu at Amy’s Bread rotates daily and features an array of handmade pastries, unique sandwiches, healthy salads, decadent sweets, and more.

Contact the Library Café by Amy's Bread
Phone: (646) 957-7137