Use The Library

Everyone at Albany Public Library wants to make sure that you have the ability to manage your membership account easily, whether you’re at one of our locations or at home. Your online account allows you to do a variety of things from your personal computer or phone – browse our catalog, request items, reserve a room, download eBooks and digital magazines, and much more quickly and easily.

Browse this section to find quick how-to’s for all of our most common library member needs:

Still not sure how to do something? Check our FAQs, Ask a Librarian, or call or stop by any of our neighborhood branch locations. We’re here to help!