Do you have a sweet Valentine that loves reading? This might be a great time to get them the perfect gift; books! Or if you're the bookworm, bring your Valentine along, or get yourself a book!

The Friends of the Albany County Public Library will be having a book sale THIS WEEKEND!

The Friends of the Library sale is well organized with items arranged on shelves as in a regular bookstore with maps available to help navigate by genre. The sale includes books, vinyl, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks, artwork, and more. We have a large number of books in a variety of languages and a good selection of vintage books in all genres.

The sale is held in the basement of the Albany County Public Library located at 310 S 8th St. - on the corner of 8th Street and Grand Avenue.

The hours of the sale are as follows:

  • Members-only sale: Friday, February 3, from 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
  • Public sale: Saturday & Sunday, February 4 & 5, from 11 AM to 5 PM
  • 1/2 price sale: Monday, February 6, from 11 AM to 5 PM

*Memberships may be purchased or renewed at the library circulation desk or by visiting Annual memberships are $10 per person, $15 per household, or $50 per Benefactor. New memberships and renewals can be purchased on the day of the sale.

Friends of the Albany County Public Library is a non-profit organization that raises funds to assist the library with purchasing new materials or hosting special events. We appreciate the many generous donations from the community! If you are interested in volunteering, please contact

Books are available for purchase any time the library is open. 

For more information, click HERE.

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