Express Library Services

Welcome to Express Library Services!  Patrons are welcome to drop-in to browse the collections and pickup holds- no appointment necessary.  Please see Express Hours below for days and times.  All visitors must follow these guidelines:

  • Limit visits to 20 minutes or less
  • Masks required for ages 2+, regardless of vaccination status
  • Maintain 6 feet physical distancing with those outside of your household
  • Toys, games, puppets, and furniture are not available
  • If we reach capacity, there may be a wait to enter the library
  • Computers are available during Express hours.
  • Study rooms are available by appointment:

If you are unable to follow the guidelines, please use curbside service, available at the Main Library.


Express and Curbside Hours:

Main Library Express Curbside at Main Library Downtown Carnegie Express
Monday X 11-3 2-5
Tuesday 10-2 2-5 X
Wednesday 3-7 X 10-1
Thursday 1-5 10-1 11-1
Friday 1-5 10-1 X
Saturday X 1-3 Albany Farmers’ Market  9-11am
Sunday X 1-3 X


Main Library

Express Library Hours
Tuesday 10-2
Wednesday 3-7
Thursday and Friday 1-5

2450 14th Avenue SE
Staff Directory

Carnegie Library

Express Library Hours
Monday 2-5pm
Wednesday 10am-1pm
Thursday 11am-1pm

302 Ferry Street SW





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

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