28 Church Street  
Amsterdam, NY 12010 
(518) 842-1080
Borrowing Materials
Borrowing Periods:
  • DVD 5 days 
  • New Fiction and Magazines 2 weeks
  • All other material 4 weeks

Materials may be renewed, depending upon loaning library policies and if the material has been requested by another patron. Items can be renewed at the library, by phone, or in your online account.

We are now fine free! Replacement fines will still be charged for lost and damaged items. *Some libraries may still be charging fines if you borrow through interlibrary loan.  Library cards that have fees of $5.00 or greater, are blocked from use until the fees are paid by cash or credit/debit card.

Ebooks, Eaudiobooks, and Emagazines are available for borrowing through the E-resource page.
How to Get a Library Card

A driver's license or photo ID and and one piece of mail with current address - utility bill, rent receipt, paystub, checking account, car insurance.

Youth under the age of 17 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to obtain a library card.  

Library cards from any member library of the 
Mohawk Valley Library System (MVLS) or Southern Adirondack Library System (SALS) are welcome.

Library cards are free when you first sign up, a replacement card may be issued for $1. A new card will void the previous card.