What's new at the library:

Winter Reading Program for All Ages!

Read more and win prizes this season with the Winter Reading Program!

December 1 – January 31

Log in through the Beanstack app to participate online at cityofalbany.beanstack.org, or pick up a paper version from the library.

Help Us Add New Items

At this time of year we reflect on how thankful we are for community support and donations! Your donations keep our collections fresh and children’s programs relevant.  This year donations will pay for 100% of all items added to the collection and many library programs.

Donate here

New Art Exhibit and New Library Cards!

The Albany Public Library is excited to announce a new library card design from our very own local artist Melissa Babcock Saylor.

All new card sign ups and card renewals have the chance to update to this fresh and exciting design; if you’d like to switch your current active library card you can drop by any time and get a new card for just $1.00!

The second floor of the main library has a new exhibit of works by Melissa Babcock Saylor.

Stop by the library and see the new exhibit!

New York Times Digital Access

Albany Public Library is excited to offer access to New York Times Digital by remote code activation.  See instruction below to get started.

Remote Access:

  • Click here to redeem the promotional code, you must create or log-in with a NYTime.com account
  • Promotional code is active for 72 hours. After 72 hours, you can redeem a new code by clicking here.

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Main Library

Main Library Hours
Tuesday 10-7
Wednesday 10-4
Thursday 12-6
Friday 12-6
Saturday 1-5
Closed Sunday and Monday

2450 14th Avenue SE

Staff Directory

Carnegie Library

Carnegie Library Hours
Wednesday and Thursday 1-6
Friday and Saturday 10-1
Closed Sunday, Monday, Tuesday

302 Ferry Street SW





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