Borrow Books in Brooklyn

Library Hours

Women & Children Only

(girls of all ages and boys up to age 9)

Sunday:            1:00pm-7:00pm

Monday:            1:00pm-7:00pm

Tuesday:           1:00pm-7:00pm

Wednesday:     1:00pm-7:00pm

Friday:              12:00pm- 3:00pm

Thursday:         1:00pm-7:00pm

(Men Only)

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Commonly Asked Questions

Q:  How do I open an account at LYL?

A: Come in to the Levi Yitzchok Library to open an account. 

Start a new account and get your very own library card for just $15. 

Each year your account will need to be renewed for $5. 

Q: How does my account work?

A: Your account will allow you to take out up to 3 books for 21 days. 

You can call or email us to renew your book for 7 days. (Books can be renewed up to two times.)

If your book is overdue you will be charged .20 cents per day late.

Q: How should I treat the books?

A: Please take good care of our books! 

If a book is returned damaged, there is a $5 Damage Repair fee. 

If a book is lost or damaged beyond repair (based on the librarians' discretion) you will be charged a replacement fee, the value of the book. 

Q:How should I act in the library?

A: Please use library voices and behavior at all times.

Children under the age of 6 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

There is no eating or drinking in the library.

There is no running in the library. Please help us respect the books by being gentle with them, not placing them on the floor, and returning them to the shelves when finished reading. 

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