Limited Hours Extended Beginning Oct. 5

M-Th 8am-10pm, Friday 8am-8pm

The Samuel J. Wood Library is extending its hours beginning Oct. 5. Only WCM staff and students and NYP/WCM staff will be allowed to enter the library, and only if they have their ID with them and that ID card automatically opens the library gates. This policy will allow for the contact tracing required by New York State and provide "no-touch" entrance. 

All other affiliated patrons will not be allowed to enter at this time. 

Beginning Oct 5, 2020, hours of operation will be

On Campus: Monday - Thursday, 8am - 10pm and Friday, 8am - 8pm only, until further notice. 

Off Campus: For remote assistance, please contact us via CHAT (see icon on this page), email ( or or call us at (646) 962-2570 and leave a message.

Live CHAT support is available at the following times:

Monday - Thursday: 8am - 12am

Friday: 8am - 8pm

Saturday: 10am - 8pm

Sunday: 12pm - 12am

The 24-hour space will remain closed overnight until further notice.

The ITS SMARTDesk continues to require appointments for service. Please visit to make one online.

News Category: Service Alert