The mission of the Schenectady County Public Library is to satisfy our community's educational, informational, cultural and recreational needs by providing free and open access to a comprehensive range of materials, services and programs.

Holiday Schedule


Thursday, January 1: New Year's Day
Monday, January 19: Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, February 16: Washington's Birthday
Sunday, April 5: Easter Sunday
Monday, May 25: Memorial Day
Friday, July 3: Independence Day (Observed)
Saturday, July 4: Independence Day (Actual)
Monday, September 7: Labor Day
Monday, October 12: Columbus Day
Tuesday, November 3: Election Day
Wednesday, November 11: Veteran's Day
Thursday, November 26:Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, December 24:Christmas Break
Friday, December 25: Christmas Break
Thursday, December 31: All branches will close at 5pm