The Ives Main Branch of the New Haven Free Public Library is located at 133 Elm Street, on the corner of Temple St., overlooking the New Haven Green.
IVES (MAIN) HOURS: Mon 10-8 | Tue 10-8 | Wed 10-8 | Thu 10-8 | Fri 10-5 | Sat 10-5 | Sun Closed | Holiday Closings
NOTE: IVES (Main) and branches will be closed on Saturdays in July and August.
Saturday hours will resume in September. The Branches will be open from 10-5 on Fridays for the months of July and August.
Hours/Directory (automated) 203-946-8130
Information and Reference 203-946-8130 ext. 101
Meeting Room reservations 203-946-8137.
Ives Main Library
133 Elm Street
New Haven CT 06510
There is metered on-street parking near the Library. Also, Yale Lot 51, which is located across the street from the Library on Temple Street (see map above), is free and open to the public on weekdays after 4 pm and all day on weekends.
Several pay lots and garages are also available nearby.