For Members

Membership Information

Anyone 18 or over is welcome to join the New York Society Library by submitting an online form.

Some of the many benefits of membership are:

Membership Options

TypeANNUAL RATEDescription
Household$335This option is required if more than one person lives at the address.
Single$260This option is for a one-person household only.
E-Membership$100This is an individual membership for those primarily interested in electronic resources.

Please note that membership fees are not tax-deductible.

The Library also offers memberships for schools as well as for not-for-profit and profit-making organizations. If you have questions about any of our membership plans, please contact Diane Srebnick at 212-288-6900 x214 or