Location

Arnhold Hall
55 W 13th Street
2nd & 9th Floor
New York, New York 10011
212.229.5307 x4803

Collections

The Performing Arts Library is where you can find music scores, scripts for plays, and books about music, theater, and dance.

Access

The New School Library locations are open to all with access to campus buildings. See Access to Campus for the latest updates to community and visitor access.

Accessibility

Arnhold Hall is accessible via elevators on the ground level to the 2nd and 9th floors.

The nearest accessible subway lines are the L/N/Q/R/W trains at 14th St.-Union Square station and the A/C/E/B/D/F/M trains at W 4th St/Washington Square. You can check the MTA's site for Elevator and Escalator status.

Location

Arnhold Hall
55 W 13th Street
2nd & 9th Floor
New York, New York 10011
212.229.5307 x4803

Transit

14th St./6th Ave. & 7th Ave.

14th St./Union Sq. 

W 4th St./Washington Sq. 

Directions

The Performing Arts Library is located inside Arnhold Hall at 55 West 13th Street, about half a block west of the University Center along 13th Street.

From 14th Street and 6th Avenue, head south one block on 6th Avenue, then turn left (East) onto 13th Street. Arnhold Hall is located about halfway down the block on the left (North) side, and is marked with red New School banners.

From Union Square, head west along 14th Street to 5th Avenue, then turn left and walk South for one block before turning right (East) onto 13th Street. Arnhold Hall is located about halfway down the block on the right (North) side, and is marked with red New School banners.

The Performing Arts Library's service desk is located on the second floor, as are music scores and the reading room. Books on music, dance, and drama as well as the script collection are on the ninth floor. Self-Check Out machines are available on the 9th floor to borrow and return materials.

Thursday, Feb 02 8:45am - 8:45pm
Friday, Feb 03 8:45am - 6:45pm
Saturday, Feb 04 8:45am - 4:45pm
Sunday, Feb 05 Closed
Monday, Feb 06 8:45am - 8:45pm
Tuesday, Feb 07 8:45am - 8:45pm
Wednesday, Feb 08 8:45am - 8:45pm
Thursday, Feb 09 8:45am - 8:45pm
Friday, Feb 10 8:45am - 6:45pm
Saturday, Feb 11 8:45am - 4:45pm
Sunday, Feb 12 Closed
Monday, Feb 13 8:45am - 8:45pm
Tuesday, Feb 14 8:45am - 8:45pm
Wednesday, Feb 15 8:45am - 8:45pm
Thursday, Feb 16 8:45am - 8:45pm
Friday, Feb 17 8:45am - 6:45pm
Saturday, Feb 18 8:45am - 4:45pm
Sunday, Feb 19 Closed
Monday, Feb 20 Closed Presidents Day Holiday
Tuesday, Feb 21 8:45am - 8:45pm
Wednesday, Feb 22 8:45am - 8:45pm
Thursday, Feb 23 8:45am - 8:45pm
Friday, Feb 24 8:45am - 6:45pm
Saturday, Feb 25 8:45am - 4:45pm
Sunday, Feb 26 Closed
Monday, Feb 27 8:45am - 8:45pm
Tuesday, Feb 28 8:45am - 8:45pm
Wednesday, Mar 01 8:45am - 8:45pm
Thursday, Mar 02 8:45am - 8:45pm
Friday, Mar 03 8:45am - 6:45pm
Saturday, Mar 04 8:45am - 4:45pm