About the Library - Hours and Location

Library Hours

Monday- Thursday

9 am- 9 pm

Friday

9 am- 6 pm

Saturday

9 am- 5 pm

Sunday (mid-Sept – mid-June)

1 pm- 5 pm

 

Folklife Center Hours

Monday

10 am- 12 pm, 1 pm- 4 pm

Tuesday

10 am- 12 pm, 1 pm- 4 pm, 5 pm- 8 pm

Wednesday- Friday

10 am- 12 pm, 1 pm- 4 pm

And by appointment

 

In 2014 the Library is closed on Sundays from June 22 through August 31, December 21, 28 and on most legal holidays.

 

Directions

From the North:
Take I-87 to Exit 19, right hand turn off exit, go down hill, past Aviation Mall, at main intersection with Route 9 take right. This is Glen Street. Stay on Glen Street until main intersection with South Street and Bay Street.

Library is on corner of Glen, Bay and Maple Streets in City Park. Parking is on the street or in the Elm Street lot. Or before reaching 251 Glen Street turn left around monument, then take first right hand turn onto Maple Street to park. 

From the South:
Take I-87 to Exit 18, right hand turn off exit. This is Main Street. Go through 4 traffic lights. The 5th light is a Y in the road. Take left hand fork, which is Broad Street. Keep bearing left. Go through 3 more traffic lights. 4th traffic light is intersection with Glen and Bay Streets.

Library is ahead on your right, in City Park. Turn right onto Glen Street where parking is on the street or in the Elm Street lot. Or before reaching 251 Glen Street turn left around monument, then take first right hand turn onto Maple Street to park.