where do i get books?

NYC residents get free accounts in all three library systems which give you access to free magazines, books, audiobooks, and more.

Apply for a New York Public Library card.  Need a Pin reset?

Apply for an eCard | Queens Public Library

How to Access Digital Media | Queens Public Library

Apply for a Brooklyn Public Library eCard

Supported eReader Apps for all library systems

We are open now for in-person learning….

Our CAS books

Free ebooks & audiobooks for CAS students

Find books @CAS–Students log in with their DOE username & password: nyclib16 and teachers use their DOE login&password to place a hold.

Courtyard Grab and Go services start 9/21!

Pick up free books, CAS library holds & crafting materials for your home learning environment.

Book recommendations

Join our CAS group on Goodreads and browse our summer reading lists. 

Follow our new YouTube channel for book talks.

Book clubs for All Readers

One Book One Bronx

Well-Read Black Girl 

CASReads Club 2019-2020 “Respect for All” titles:

Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds

For Everyone by Jason Reynolds

The ABCs of LGBTs – by Ash Hardell 

Tales of La Vida – Compilation of Latinx comics

2018-2019: CAS Advisory Reads

2017-18 BOOKS

2016-17 Books…

Author visits: Paul Volponi (March) & Naomi Jackson (May)

2015-16 We read…


“Reading is not optional.”

–Walter Dean Myers