Programs and Services - Ask a Librarian


The Library’s Reference staff is available to assist and train the public in using the library and to answer their questions; they are eager to answer your questions and to provide you with all the information you need.


Contact the Reference Department

In person:

The Reference Desk is staffed during all library hours.

By phone:

For quick answers, Librarians are also available during library hours via phone at 518-792-6508 x 3.

Email: Email a librarian at


Have a question when the library is closed?

AskUs 24/7 lets you chat with a librarian to get help anytime, day or night!

This is a global, cooperative service staffed by reference librarians from New York State, as well as other states and countries.

You will not necessarily be chatting with a librarian from your local library or even your community.


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