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The 3rd Floor is Currently Closed for Construction.

See details for locations of 3rd floor items and services, or
see more details about the renovations.


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Robert P. Kinchen Central Library Central Library

The Galleries of Syracuse
447 South Salina St.
Syracuse, NY 13202-2494
E-mail: reference@onlib.org
Website: www.onlib.org

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TELEPHONE NUMBERS

All numbers are area code (315).


Telephone Information: 435-1900

Telephone Information Hours:
Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Saturday, 9:00 AM -3:00 PM

Hours Recording: 435-1902

Library Cards/Renewals: 435-1904

Renewal By Phone: 435-1430

Adult Literacy/ESL Information: 435-1835

Services for People w/Disabilities: 435-1876

TDD (Communication for the Deaf): 435-1872


HOURS

Browse About, Lobby Level


Monday: 8:30 AM - 4:55 PM

Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 7:25 PM

Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 7:25 PM

Thursday: 8:30 AM - 4:55 PM

Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:55 PM

Saturday: 9:00 AM - 4:55 PM

Sunday: closed

All Upper Floors


Monday: 9:00 AM - 4:50 PM

Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 7:20 PM

Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 7:20 PM

Thursday: 9:00 AM - 4:50 PM

Friday: 9:00 AM - 4:50 PM

Saturday: 9:00 AM - 4:50 PM

Sunday: closed

 

SUMMER HOURS

Same as hours listed above


HOLIDAY CLOSINGS

See News & Events for holiday closings at the Central Library and city libraries.


GRACE DAYS: 1, except for short loans

EVENTS

Search the Event Calendar or read Central's newsletter [pdf] for upcoming events.

SPECIAL COLLECTIONS & SERVICES

Adult Literacy Program

Book Club for Adults - Tuesday PageTurners

Interlibrary Loan

Job Resources Center

Local History/Genealogy

Nonprofit Resource Center

Special Technologies and Adaptive Resources (STAR)

FRIENDS GROUP

Friends of the Central Library

PLAN OF SERVICE

 

WIRELESS INTERNET ACCESS POLICY

FAQs and Wireless Internet Access Policy [pdf]


LEGISLATORS

Assembly District No. 128: Samuel D. Roberts

Assembly District No. 129: William B. Magnarelli

Senate District No. 53: David J. Valesky

Onondaga County Legislature Members



ABOUT THE LIBRARY

 

Ground Level [Curtin Auditorium - Special Events Only]:

Lobby Level [Browse About]:

Level Three:

Level Four:

Level Five:

Last updated: June 27, 2015