Technical Difficulties- Please Be Aware

If you are calling back and get our fax number, you will have to wait until it gets transferred to another line or call back on 315-393-4831. We are in contact with Alltech and Slic to try to get this issue fixed.  
As a reminder, we are doing Curbside pick up only at the moment.  We will be closed this Saturday for the 4th of July but regular pick up times will be:
9:30 am to 12:30 pm
1:30 pm  to 4:30 pm
9:30 am to 11:30 am

Ogdensburg Public Library Begins Curbside Service

On June 16th, with approval from the Board of Trustees, the Ogdensburg Public Library will begin curbside services.

Curbside services will be available on:

Tuesdays from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm,

Thursdays from 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm,

Saturdays from 9:30 am to 11:30 am.  

Patrons will be able to place holds starting on June 12th.

To place a hold a patron will login to our catalog at 

Call the library at 315-393-4325

Send us an email at with HOLD in the subject line. If calling or emailing a request, please include the title and author of the materials, your name and your library card number.  At this time, all requests can only be for materials in our library’s own collection. Interlibrary loans ARE available.  

To protect vulnerable members of the community, all patrons must wear a mask when picking up their materials. Patrons will be able to continue to return their items in the drop boxes. Any materials returned have to stay quarantined for 72 hours, per IMLS (Institute of Museum and Library Services) and CDC guidelines. No fines will be charged while items are in quarantine. We will be offering online/virtual programming­­, social media engagement and help via email and phone. We will be promoting NCLS e-books and online resources. No in person programs or services will be offered at this time.  However, a Kid's Curbside Craft will be available with reservation. 

Census 2020

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Closings and Cancellations


  • Keep checking our website and social media for reopening dates. 

  • Check our website or social media pages for updates on programming. 

Renewing Items?

To our patrons - please do not worry about renewing your items, while we are closed.  There will be no fines charged for overdue items.

Updates 3/16/20


Yoga with Denise has been cancelled until further notice.



Unsupervised children will not be permitted in the library while the schools are closed.

Update 3/15/2020

Good afternoon,
Please bear with us as work to keep our library clean and sanitized for the safety of our visitors and patrons.  On Monday and Tuesday, we will be cleaning areas of the library on a rotating basis.  Please feel free to call or message the library before coming in, so we can let you know what areas or services are unavailable.  Thank you for your understanding during this difficult time.

Penny - Director of OPL


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