The mission of the Amsterdam Free Library is to offer the community access to and assistance in the use of the broadest possible selection of recorded knowledge. It is to assist patrons with informational, business, professional and recreational needs in a diverse number of formats.
The Amsterdam Free Library offers a wide array of services and materials including access to over 45,000 items, 70 magazine and 7 daily newspapers. Adult and children’s programs are carried on throughout the year, highlighted by the summer reading program. Reference services are available both in print and electronic formats. Free WiFi

Monday – 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Tuesday – 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Wednesday – 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Thursday – 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Friday – 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Saturday – 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sunday – Closed

CLOSED Saturdays during July & August*