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, September 16 through November 11

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.

2018 Sunday Schedule

Closed on Sundays: November 19, 2017 - March 4, 2018
Open 1-5 pm Sundays: March 11, 2018 - May 13, 2018 (closed April 1)
Closed on Sundays: May 20, 2018 - September 9, 2018
Open 1-5 pm on Sundays: September 16, 2018 - November 11, 2018

2018 Closed Days

Saturday, September 1
Monday, September 3
Wednesday, November 21 (close at 5:00 pm)
Thursday, November 22
Friday, November 23
Monday, December 24
Tuesday, December 25
Wednesday, December 26
Monday, 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

One-on-One Tech Help

November 24, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
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. ...

Family Storytime

November 24, 2018
11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Age Group: Families, Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers (0-4), Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Storytimes
About this event::
Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to celebrate reading and build their early literacy skills at Family Storytime. We meet each Saturday for stories, songs and hands-on fun. ...

Dungeons & Dragons Meetup Group

November 24, 2018
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Time Warner Cable Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community Groups, Meetings, Other
About this event::
This weekly group is intended for adults interested in playing Dungeons & Dragons who have RSVPed to rachel.e.hadley@gmail.com. Minors are welcome to attend with a parent or guardian. Contact Rachel for more information or to reserve a spot. ...

Adult Board Game Club

November 24, 2018
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
About this event::
Adults are invited to join our weekly board game club! Bring a favorite game or play one that's on hand. RSVPs are appreciated but drop-ins are welcome as well.   ...

LEGO at the Library

November 24, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers (0-4), Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Other
About this event::
Children are invited to attend this weekly LEGO® brick building program. 'LEGO at the Library' encourages children to use their imaginations or LEGO books from the TCPL collection to create their own LEGO art! The Library will provide LEGO bricks, an...