Hours & Locations

MAIN 541-917-7580
2450 14th Avenue SE, Albany, OR 97322
Monday - Wednesday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Thursday & Friday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

CARNEGIE 541-917-7585
302 Ferry Street SW, Albany, OR 97321
Monday-Friday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Upcoming Events

  • January 26, 2015 6:30 pmBilingual Family Story Time
  • January 27, 2015 10:30 amDowntown Story Time with Puppets
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Downloadable Media

Audio Books

Beyond the physical collection of audio books available from the Albany Public Library are numerous online audio sources.

  • Librabook with ear budsry2Go, accessed by your Albany Public Library card, provides access to over 8,000 unabridged audio books.  A patron may ‘check out’ and have ‘checked out’ up to six items. Most of the audio books may be downloaded to a variety of devices, burned to CD, or listened to on one’s computer.  The scope of the collection includes a full array of titles for the entire family. For more details about accessing Library2Go, click here.
  • Tumblebooks – A great resource for kids and parents.  The collection of audio books is intended for video listen alongs.
  • Internet Archives- “Welcome to the Archive’s audio and MP3 library. This library contains over two hundred thousand free digital recordings ranging from alternative news programming, to Grateful Dead concerts, to Old Time Radio shows, to book and poetry readings, to original music uploaded by our users. Many of these audios and MP3s are available for free download.”
  • Powersearch – Powersearch is our source for magazine and journal articles.  Let’s say you are interested in ‘reading’ articles on Afghanistan.  The articles that you identify in Powersearch can be downloaded as MP3 files.  You can take the articles jogging and become well informed on the affairs of Afghanistan.