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Break Down Knowledge Barriers


Break Down Knowledge Barriers

Be a crucial part of a new citizen's story. Hone your conversation skills and learn about civics in mock Citizenship interviews. Rehearse with test-takers and explain the English language, literacy and civics questions they’ll face in the U.S. Citizenship exam.

Committed Project Date Range:

January 9, 16, 23, 30
February 6, 13, 20, 27
March 5, 12, 19, 26
April 2


The Queens Library serves a book-hungry population of 2.2 million from 63 locations plus 6 Adult Learning Centers in the most ethnically diverse county in the U.S. It has one of the highest circulations of any public library in the world, and in Fiscal Year 2006, Queens Library set a new national circulation record with 20.2 million items loaned.