Schomburg Center for Research in Black CultureThe Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, of the New York Public Library, is a national research library devoted to collecting, preserving and providing access to resources documenting the history and experiences of peoples of African descent throughout the world.
HoursThe General Reference & Research Division is open Tuesday and Wednesday from Noon to 8 p.m., Thursday and Friday from Noon to 6 p.m., and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Sundays and Mondays. Please see the Center's website for hours of other divisions and holiday schedules.
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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture515 Malcolm X Boulevard
New York, NY 10037-1801
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Public TransportationTake IRT 2 or 3 to 135th Street. Or, take M7 or M102 Bus.
Directions & Parking-FDR Drive to Harlem River Drive -Harlem River Drive to 135th St.; two blocks west -Interstate 87 (Major Deegan Expwy.) to Madison Ave. Bridge (138th Street Exit); one block west to Malcolm X Blvd.; turn left; proceed to 135th St.
Other InformationTemporary Entrance: 103 W. 135th Street Due to our on-going construction project, all visitors must enter through the Landmark Building. For handicapped access and all deliveries, please enter on 136th Street.