Access to Ancestry.com Extended

Access to Ancestry Library Edition has been temporarily extended through September 30, 2021, courtesy of ProQuest and its partner Ancestry.  You must have a valid (not expired) library card and PIN to log in.  Click here to access the site.

LIBRARY OPEN – NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED!

Effective Monday, May 17th, appointments are no longer needed to visit the Library. Masks must still be worn by all patrons (over the age of 2) inside the Library, and the number of people in the building will be limited to ensure social distancing. You are welcome to browse for up to 30 minutes, or use a computer for up to one hour (30 minutes if others are waiting). We will continue to offer curbside service as well. We hope to see you drop in soon!

Museum Pass Program

The Columbia County Libraries Association now offer passes for admission to many local museums, historical sites and other places of interest. It’s easier than ever to borrow a pass, with online reservations and many available to print at home! This program is made possible by a grant from the Ellsworth Kelly Foundation to the Columbia County Libraries Association. Please click here to access the online reservation system. If you would like assistance with printing a pass, please contact us at 518-794-8844.

Hoopla is Here

Hoopla has arrived at the New Lebanon Libray! Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, movies and more with no wait lists! Follow this link: https://www.hoopladigital.com/ and set up your account with your library card. Your may borrow 4 items per month, and temporarily download items to watch later. There’s even an app for that! Hoopla has a little something for everyone!

A NEW WAY TO GIVE

We’re making it easier for you to give with the option to donate online. You can now make a difference all year-long when you make a monthly gift to the New Lebanon Library! A monthly donation of $5 helps us purchase craft supplies for our art programs. Every dollar makes a difference and we make sure it goes back into the community that you love!

SUPPORT THE LIBRARY ON AMAZON!

We all love to shop online. Now, when you shop online, you can also support your favorite non-profits! Use the link https://smile.amazon.com/ and select “New Lebanon Library”. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the Library. Thank you for all that you do and we aim to continue serving you to the best of our abilities.

Job & Career Help

Online access to help with finding a job, templates & tips for writing a resume & cover letter, interviewing tips, test preparation & more.