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Tax Resources

Find information on tax resources here:

Due to COVID-19, the AARP tax volunteers are not available at this time.  The Library hopes to receive printed federal forms (1040 only) in the upcoming months.

Reading Recommendations for All Ages!

Looking for your next great read but not really sure where to start? Let our librarians help you! Fill out this form and we’ll send a personalized list of titles you, your child or teen might enjoy.

Adult Reading Recommendations click here for suggestions.

Children Reading Recommendations click here for suggestions.

Teen Reading Recommendations click here for suggestions.

Winter Reading Challenge for All Ages!

December 1 – January 31

Read more and win prizes this season with the Winter Reading program! Log in through the Beanstack app to participate online, or grab a bingo card from the library porch starting December 7. Completed paper cards can be dropped off at the Main Library during curbside pickup hours.


Homebound Delivery Service

Homebound Delivery Service | Nuevo  servicio de entrega a personas confinadas en casa

When getting to the library is too difficult, let the library come to you! The Albany Public Library provides free home delivery to Albany residents who are unable to visit the library due to illness, injury, disability or limited mobility.  |  ¡Cuando es demasiado difícil venir aquí, permítanos venir a ti! La biblioteca ofrece entrega gratuita a casa a las personas en Albany que no pueden ir de visita a la biblioteca debido a una enfermedad, discapacidad o necesidades especiales.

Homebound Delivery Application

Frequently Asked Questions about Homebound Delivery 

Email:  apldelivery@cityofalbany.net


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