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Contact Us

General Information

Fax: 607-272-8111
Contact Us online form

Hours & Holiday Schedule


Visit the Hours, Location & Contact page for more information.

Account Questions and Renewals

607-275-1LIB (1542) (please include your library card number when writing)

Reference Services

Ask-a-Librarian Service


607-272-4557 ext. 275/276

Tompkins County Research Service
Meghan Molloy, Local History Librarian

Test Proctoring
Tom Burns

Library Administration

Library Director

Annette Birdsall
607-272-4557 ext. 234

TCPL Foundation Director

Suzanne Smith Jablonski
607-272-4557 ext. 231

TCPL Board of Trustees President

Kenneth A. McClane

Department Heads

Access and Circulation Services
Jennifer Palmer Schlossberg
607-272-4557 ext. 254

Information and Learning Services
Teresa Vadakin
607-272-4557 ext. 272

Technical Services
Melanie Pacelli

Youth Services
Sarah O'Shea
607-272-4557 ext. 255

Tours & Group Visits

Teresa Vadakin, Head of Information and Learning Services
607-272-4557 ext. 272

Grades pre-K through 5
Sarah O'Shea, Head of Youth Services
607-272-4557 ext. 275/276

Grades 6 through 12
Regina DeMauro, Teen Services Librarian
607-272-4557 ext. 274

Digital Lab

Tom Fredette, Digital Access Librarian
607-272-4557 ext. 271


Books, DVDs, Music
Friends of the Tompkins County Public Library

Monetary Gifts
Tompkins County Public Library Foundation
607-272-4557 ext. 261

Exhibits & Community Table Displays

Yvette Rubio, Art Exhibit Coordinator
607-272-4557 ext. 248


Cady Fontana, Makerspace Librarian

Public Relations, External Communications & Press Inquiries

Suzanne Smith-Jablonski, TCPL Foundation Director
607-272-4557 ext. 231

Room Reservations

Kathy Raine, Administrative Assistant
607-272-4557 ext. 220

Volunteer Inquiries

Elizabeth Hujar, Volunteer Coordinator
607-272-4557 ext. 226


Asia Bonacci, Web Services Librarian

Upcoming Events

This event is in the "Adults" group.

One-on-One Tech Help

November 18, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Information & Learning Services Department
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: One-on-One Appointments, Technology Class
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
About this event::
Book a librarian for help with digital downloads or computer basics. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Makerspace OPEN HOURS

November 18, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Makerspace
About this event::
Join us in the Makerspace for self-led open hours! Bring your project, or make something with our available tools and materials. Share ideas with other makers, learn from volunteers and members of the community, and tinker to your heart's content!...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Tween Board Game Club

November 18, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner West
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
About this event::
Children ages 8-12 are invited to explore and learn new board games each week with Mike Timonin, local board game aficionado! All kinds of great games to choose from! Put on your strategic thinking cap and join us! Feel free to join in and play ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

3-D Printing Lab

November 18, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
About this event::
Join Josh in the makerspace for 3-D printing lab, where participants can bring in their 3-D model files and bring them to life using one of our state-of-the-art 3-D printers. Participants should bring their files (.STL or .OBJ) on a flash dri...
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner East
Event Description
Meet & Greet Notre Dame faculty & administration for an informal INFORMATION NIGHT about education opportunities for Notre Dame High School, Grades 7-12 and the Ithaca bus that transports students daily from Tompkins County to Notre Dame HS. For more...