University Center
63 5th Ave
6th & 7th Floors
New York, New York 10003
212.229.5307 x4121


The University Center Library's collections include the following subject areas: art, design, and technology. The collection includes periodicals, oversized materials, reserve items, and circulating items.


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.


The University Center Library is accessible via elevators on the ground level to the 6th Floor. Assistance to the physical collection and study space on the 7th floor will be provided at the 6th Floor Circulation Desk.

The nearest accessible subway lines are the L/N/Q/R/W trains at 14th St.-Union Square station. You can check the MTA's site for Elevator and Escalator status.


University Center
63 5th Ave
6th Floor
New York, New York 10003
212.229.5307 x4121


14th St.-Union Square-

14th St./6th Ave.-


The New School University Center is located at the corner of 5th Avenue and 13th Street.

From Union Square, head West along 14th Street to 5th Avenue, then turn left and walk South for one block, to a large glass and steel building on the left (East) side of the street.

From 14th Street and 6th Avenue, head east one block on 14th Street to 5 Avenue, then turn right and walk South for one block to a large glass and steel building on the left (East) side of the street.

Once inside the building, take the elevator or the stairs to the 6th floor. Follow signs to the Arnhold Forum Library.

Sunday, Nov 27 Closed for Thanksgiving break
Monday, Nov 28 8:30am - 10:00pm
Tuesday, Nov 29 8:30am - 10:00pm
Wednesday, Nov 30 8:30am - 10:00pm
Thursday, Dec 01 8:30am - 10:00pm
Friday, Dec 02 8:30am - 8:30pm
Saturday, Dec 03 10:30am - 6:30pm
Sunday, Dec 04 10:30am - 10:00pm
Monday, Dec 05 8:30am - 10:00pm
Tuesday, Dec 06 8:30am - 10:00pm
Wednesday, Dec 07 8:30am - 10:00pm
Thursday, Dec 08 8:30am - 10:00pm
Friday, Dec 09 8:30am - 8:30pm
Saturday, Dec 10 10:30am - 6:30pm
Sunday, Dec 11 10:30am - 10:00pm
Monday, Dec 12 8:30am - 10:00pm
Tuesday, Dec 13 8:30am - 10:00pm
Wednesday, Dec 14 8:30am - 10:00pm
Thursday, Dec 15 8:30am - 10:00pm
Friday, Dec 16 8:30am - 8:30pm
Saturday, Dec 17 10:30am - 6:30pm
Sunday, Dec 18 10:30am - 10:00pm
Monday, Dec 19 10:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday, Dec 20 10:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday, Dec 21 10:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday, Dec 22 10:00am - 6:00pm
Friday, Dec 23 Closed
Saturday, Dec 24 Closed
Sunday, Dec 25 Closed
Monday, Dec 26 Closed
Tuesday, Dec 27 Closed