Stettenheim Library


Explore the latest from Jewish authors of fiction and nonfiction in the welcoming space of Stettenheim Library. Stop by to catch up on the day’s news in contemporary periodicals, browse picture books with your preschooler, or get lost in a volume of stirring Jewish poetry. We also offer programming for every age and interest.

Library Hours

Library hours are Tuesday and Wednesday from 1:00 – 5:00 PM, but please call Marjorie Shuster at 212-744-1400, ext. 360 or email to make an appointment. Book carts with new books are available in the Temple Emanu-El lobby on East 65th Street.

Be sure to check out our dedicated e-book site, Boundless, which is always open. Contact for access.

During operating hours, books can be requested online or by telephone and then picked up at the One East 65th Street lobby desk. Email our Temple Librarian or call 212-507-9560.

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What Our Library Offers

Whether conducting research, satisfying your curiosity, or attending any number of author events, the Stettenheim Library offers an abundance of Jewish literature and learning resources at your fingertips.

Online Catalogue

Parse an extensive collection to find your next big read, whether it’s an inspiring memoir, a contemporary best-seller or a classic Jewish text.