38 West 86th Street
New York, NY 10024
The Bard Graduate Center Library is a non-circulating research collection supporting advanced studies in the decorative arts, design, garden history, landscape studies and culture. The Library's collection comprises approximately 40,000 volumes, including rare books, microforms, and videos. In addition, the Library subscribes to more than 250 periodicals and provides on-line access to numerous subscription databases: periodical indexes and other research tools.
Our mission is to support students, faculty, and staff in their academic endeavors and research needs. We provide reference assistance through workshops and personal appointments and assist patrons in using the rich resources available in the New York City area.