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Directions and Floor Plans


The Graduate Center, CUNY
City University of New York
365 Fifth Avenue
New York NY 10016-4309
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Enter the library through the lobby of the building, on the 1st floor.


  • B/D/F/M/N/Q/R to 34th St./Herald Square (between 6th Ave. and Broadway)
  • 1/2/3/A/C/E to 34th St./Penn Station (between 7th and 8th Ave.)
  • 6 to 33rd St. (at Park Ave.)

Buses: M1/M2/M3/M4/M5/M34/Q32 to Fifth Ave. @ 34th St.

Other Public Transportation:

  • PATH trains to 33rd St. (between 6th Ave. and Broadway)
  • NJTransit and LIRR trains to Penn Station (34th St. between 7th and 8th Ave.)
  • Metro-North trains to Grand Central Terminal (42nd St. at Park Ave.)
  • Buses to Port Authority Bus Terminal (8th Ave. between 41st and 42nd St.)


Library Floor Plans

Looking for a quiet place to work? The quiet, computer-free areas of the library are the Dissertation Reading Room (1st floor) and the northeast corner of the 2nd floor (along 35th St.).

Click a floor plan thumbnail to see a larger version:

1st Floor First Floor
2nd Floor 2nd floor