If you are unable to come into the library, you may pick up your items in the entryway.
Call 518-458-9274 before you leave home or when you arrive.
Your items will be checked out to you, placed in a bag with your name on it, and left in the front entrance lobby.
Yes. We are accepting donations > on a limited basis every Thursday from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Please park in the back employee parking lot, and proceed to the back delivery door (look for signage). Due to COVID quarantine requirements, we will be accepting one small grocery bag or less per week during this timeslot only. Excess items will not be accepted.
Library cards expire every three years to ensure contact information is correct. If your card has expired, please visit us or call 518-458-9274 and we can renew it. You will continue to use the same card and the update is effective immediately.
No. You do not need a library card to attend events at the Colonie Library. If you would like to have one, the process only takes a few minutes and you can apply for a card online > or in person at the circulation desk.
No. In order to offer equal access to all patrons, multiple dates per request cannot be reserved.
There is a maximum of 12 reservations per calendar year.
Reservations for the Activity Room and Stedman Room must be made at least 2 weeks in advance, and no longer than 3 months in advance.