Albany Public Library educates, entertains,
and empowers our community.

Welcome to the Albany Public Library!


Our seven neighborhood branches offer fun and educational programs for all ages, and all of our events are free and open to the public.  We have print, digital, and online resources to meet everyone’s needs, plus unique services like 3D printing, sewing machines, museum passes, and bike repair kits.  Visit us and find out everything your library has to offer!


Summer Reading Fun Starts June 24

June 19, 2017 | Youth Services

It's our favorite time of the year -- Summer Reading! From June 24 to Aug. 19, APL encourages kids and teens to read by providing prizes and special activities. Librarians and educators have long encouraged kids to read every day during the summer, even if it’s just for 10 minutes a day. Student...