What's new at the library:

Civics for Adults: Misinformation, Fake News and Political Propaganda workshop

Join us Tuesday February 1st at 7pm Click here to register for this virtual workshop

Are you overwhelmed with messages from politicians, news sources and other media? Donna Cohen, MLIS, MEd, will help you distinguish truth from fiction using real-world examples of political ads, news headlines, logical fallacies, graphs/charts, the effect of word choice in messaging, statistical data and other types of information. Become your own “fact-checker!”

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.

Library Collections and Programs

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

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.

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





Albany Library Foundation
City of Albany, Oregon
Friends of the APL
Library Board
Linn Genealogical Society

Translate »