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

Mental Health First Aid

October 17, 2018
12:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner East
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
About this event::
The Mental Health Association in Tompkins County provides Mental Health First Aid courses to prepare our community with the knowledge and skills to help individuals who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. ...

ESL Talk Time

October 17, 2018
3:30pm - 4:45pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Other
About this event::
Do you want to practice speaking with other people? Come to the library, and meet other people who are practicing English. In these classes, English Language learners will have the opportunity to: practice English by watching Youtube videos ...

Makerspace one-on-one

October 17, 2018
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Makerspace, One-on-One Appointments
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
About this event::
What do you want to make? Library Assistant Josh will walk you through using one of our machines. Please see below for options, and note what you'd like to use (and what your project idea is) in the "How did you hear about this event?" box. Each r...

The Politics of Sexual Difference

October 17, 2018
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
Event Description
We are a study and research group that meets weekly and/or bi-weekly. We explore the intersections of human subjectivity, psychoanalysis, philosophy, art, aesthetics, and feminine sexuality....
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
About this event::
Joy. Sorrow. Loss. Love. Beauty.  Wonder.  Each life abounds in all of these, but so often we miss the full power and meaning of such experiences in today‚Äôs world of speed and distraction.  This writing circle led by Cora Ellen Luke, o...