All branches will be CLOSED May 27-29 (Sat-Mon) for Memorial Day Holiday.

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!


Library Budget Approved

May 16, 2017 | Library News

Albany city residents voted May 16 to approve a 1.5 percent increase in the annual tax levy to support the Albany Public Library. The 2018 budget was approved by a final vote of 2,165 (76%) to 691 (24%). The approved 2018 operating tax levy is $6,981,873. The owner of a $150,000 home in the city ...