BGC Library Catalog


On the BGC Library Blog:

In the Library exhibition case:

New resources:

The BGC Library has acquired its first iPad app!

For winter/spring 2014, we're asking "What's Going On Under There?" in honor of Fashioning the Body: An Intimate History of the Silhouette coming soon to the BGC Main Gallery.

Our newest database subscription, Proquest's "Art and Architecture Archive," digitizes Country Life, among other publications.

We've also just subscribed to the full-text Women's Wear Daily archive.

About the Library


38 West 86th Street
New York, NY 10024

The reference desk is located on the second floor, opposite the elevator.

Library Staff
Annual Events

Library Hours

The library's collections and study spaces are available to members of the BGC community during all building hours at 38 West 86th Street.

Outside researchers may visit by appointment (, which are generally available during reference desk hours or by special arrangement during the summer and semester breaks.

2015 Building Hours

Mondays–Thursdays: 8:00 am–10:45 pm
Fridays–Sundays: 8:00 am–9:45 pm

Spring 2015 Reference Desk Hours

January 20 - May 8

Mondays–Fridays: 11:00 am–6:00 pm (Fridays 4:30 pm)
Sundays: 12:00 pm–5:00 pm