Betts Branch Library

Currently closed
Sun: 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
Mon: 9:00 am-7:30 pm
Tue: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Wed: 9:00 am-7:30 pm
Thu - Sat: 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Library Information

4862 South Salina St.
Syracuse, NY 13205
(315) 435-1940
(315) 435-1944
Grace Days: 
1, except for short loans

Holiday Closings

Veteran's Day (Observed)11/10/17
Thanksgiving Eve (closes at 5:00 PM)11/22/17
Day After Thanksgiving11/24/17
Christmas Day 201712/25/17

******* PLEASE NOTE *******

Due to renovations, the Betts Branch Library has temporary library hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday. 

You may visit the temporary library and be able to check out a selection of new books, as well as selected DVDs, CDs, magazines and audiobooks.  You will also be able to place and pick up holds, make copies and use computers and Wi-Fi.  Fax service will not be available.


Betts Branch Library is located in the Valley area of Syracuse.  Known for its wide array of print reading materials, including many large print titles, the library also offers audio books, DVDs, and an impressive collection of magazines for all ages.

Public computers, Wi-Fi, printing, scanning and faxing are all available at Betts. One-on-one computer training can be arranged and is available by appointment. Resources are available to help with online job applications, creating resumes and preparing for school. 

 Programs for all ages and interests are offered at Betts. Concerts, knitting groups, yoga, meditation, book discussion groups, art exhibits and special activities for children and teens are some of the programs offered on a regular basis at the library. Outreach programs to area schools and community groups are provided by Betts Branch librarians.

During the warmer months, seating is available on Betts’ outside patio.
A spacious and accessible meeting room is available for community use, by appointment.

We invite you to stop by and visit the library!


Branch Manager: Dawn Marmor

  • Assembly District No. 128: Pamela Hunter 
  • Assembly District No. 120: William B. Magnarelli
  • Senate District No. 50: John A. DeFrancisco

Onondaga County Legislature Members