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

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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!


Albany History Race Hits Road on Sept. 30

September 22, 2017 | Local History

Interested in learning more about Albany’s storied past? Join us for Albany Public Library’s award-winning Albany History Race on Saturday, Sept. 30! This year’s “Amazing Race”-style scavenger hunt features locations and clues based on the Albany Fire Department’s rich history and not...