Albany Public Library Locations

Changes due to COVID-19 | Updated 4/12/21:

North Albany remains closed.

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We have seven award-winning neighborhood libraries across the city of Albany, NY where you can read, learn, and interact with a wide variety of great resources. In addition, we offer fantastic programs for all ages! Our libraries are open to everyone, though you will need a library card to borrow materials and use certain services. Learn more about what you’ll find at each of our branches, and visit us today!

2021 Schedule of Service

Arbor Hill/West Hill Branch

148 Henry Johnson Boulevard Albany NY 12210
518-694-0596

Hours:

CURRENT HOURS
Monday 12-6 pm
Tuesday 12-8 pm
Wednesday 12-6 pm
Thursday 12-6 pm
Friday 12-6 pm
Saturday 12-5 pm (Starting 4/24/21)
 
CURRENT SERVICES (Updated 4/12/21)
 

Branch Manager: Alexandra Bernat

arborhillwesthill@albanypubliclibrary.org

Bach Branch

455 New Scotland Avenue Albany NY 12208
518-482-2154

Hours:

CURRENT HOURS
Monday 12-6 pm
Tuesday 12-6 pm
Wednesday 12-6 pm
Thursday 12-8 pm
Friday 12-6 pm
Saturday 12-5 pm

CURRENT SERVICES (Updated 4/12/21)

 

Branch Manager: Christina Stenson-Carey

bach@albanypubliclibrary.org

Delaware Branch

331 Delaware Avenue Albany NY 12209
518-463-0254

Hours:

CURRENT HOURS
Monday 12-6 pm
Tuesday 12-8 pm
Wednesday 12-6 pm
Thursday 12-6 pm
Friday 12-6 pm
Saturday 12-5 pm 

CURRENT SERVICES (Updated 4/12/21)

 

Branch Manager: Julia Pinto-Martin

delaware@albanypubliclibrary.org

Howe Branch

105 Schuyler Street Albany NY 12202
518-472-9485

Hours:

CURRENT HOURS
Monday 12-8 pm
Tuesday 12-6 pm
Wednesday 12-6 pm
Thursday 12-6 pm
Friday 12-6 pm

CURRENT SERVICES (Updated 4/12/21)

 

Branch Manager: Tor Loney

howe@albanypubliclibrary.org

Pine Hills Branch

517 Western Avenue Albany NY 12203
518-482-7911

Hours:

CURRENT HOURS
Monday 12-8 pm
Tuesday 12-6 pm
Wednesday 12-6 pm
Thursday 12-6 pm
Friday 12-6 pm

CURRENT SERVICES (Updated 4/12/21)

 

Branch Manager: Lauren Cardinal

pinehills@albanypubliclibrary.org

 

Washington Avenue Branch

161 Washington Avenue Albany NY 12210
(518) 217-5601

Hours:

CURRENT HOURS
Monday 11:30 am-6 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am-6 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am-8 pm
Thursday 11:30 am-6 pm
Friday 11:30 am-6 pm
 
CURRENT SERVICE (Updated 4/12/21)
 

Co-Branch Managers: Jim Davies & Lisa Neuman

washingtonave@albanypubliclibrary.org