Hours, Location & Contact

Hours, Location, & Contact

Monday through Thursday: 9:30 am to 8:30 pm
Friday: 9:30 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday: 1:00 to 5:00 pm, when scheduled (see below for Sunday schedule)

Tompkins County Public Library is located at 101 East Green Street.

Parking is pay-per-use and available on the street, and at the Green St. and Cayuga St. parking garages. There are a handful of accessible and 15-minute spots available first come, first served on the Cayuga Street side of the library building.

Sunday Hours and Closed Days

Our Sunday hours are determined by funding availability, and generally occur during the Fall and Spring. During these special Sundays TCPL is open from 1:00 to 5:00 pm.

2019 Sunday Schedule

Open 1-5 pm Sundays: March 10 - May 12 (closed April 21)
Closed on Sundays: May 19 - September 8
Open 1-5 pm on Sundays: September 15 - November 10

2018 Closed Days

Monday, December 24
Tuesday, December 25
Wednesday, December 26
Monday, December 31

2019 Closed Days

Tuesday, January 1
Sunday, April 21
Saturday, May 25
Sunday, May 26
Monday, May 27
Thursday, July 4
Saturday, August 31
Sunday, September 1
Monday, September 2
Wednesday, November 27 (close at 5:00 pm)
Thursday, November 28
Friday, November 29
Tuesday, December 24
Wednesday, December 25
Thursday, December 26
Tuesday, December 31

Contact Us

General contact:

Tel: 607-272-4557
Fax: 607-272-8111

Or click here for more contact names and numbers.

Upcoming Events

Roblox Party

January 21, 2019
10:30am - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Age Group: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Other
About this event::
Kids ages 8 - 12 are invited to drop in for a day of all things Roblox. Virtual explorers will create adventures, play games, role play, and learn with their friends in a family-friendly, immersive, 3D environment. ...

Mantra Meditation

January 21, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
Event Description
Hare Krishna mantra (chanting) meditation...

Makerspace OPEN HOURS

January 21, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Adults, Teens (13-17)
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!...

3-D Printing Lab

January 21, 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
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
About this event::
Join us in our new makerspace for 3-D printing lab, where participants can bring in their 3D model files and bring them to life using one of our state-of-the-art 3D printers. Participants should bring their files (.STL or .OBJ) on a flashdriv...

One-on-One Tech Help

January 22, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Information & Learning Services Department
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: One-on-One Appointments, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
About this event::
Book a librarian for help with digital downloads or computer basics.  Please describe what you would like to help with in the "How did you hear about this event?" field. ...