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Get answers about the Health Insurance Marketplace

NY State Health Insurance Marketplace

  » Downloadable eBooks, Audiobooks and Magazines New!
This page has all of the downloadable eBooks, Audiobooks, talking picture books and magazines together to make it easier for you to choose. TumbleBooks, OneClickdigital and Overdrive downloadable eBooks and Audiobooks as well as Zinio Magazines have all moved to this new page.

  » North Country Matters New!
The local video public affairs magazine produced at WCKN, looks at Potsdam Public Library and its upcoming referendum. The link will take you to YouTube.

  » Consumer Reports Full Text Articles from Consumer Reports Magazine
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  » Check out our new book discussion program for kids and parents! New!

  » Potsdam Library's Public Computing Center class schedules*


Circulation Bar Graph 1991-2013

  » Federal and NY State Tax Forms? Available here


Regular meetings of the Board of Trustees are held on the second Wednesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. in the Multi-purpose room of the Potsdam Public Computer Center in the Potsdam Civic Center

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Universal Class more than 500 online courses

Use your library card number to register for more than 500 continuing education courses available online! Returning users please use this page to login or use the login now button on the right side of the registration page. Brought to you by the
Potsdam Public Library and the North Country Library System with funds from the ARRA/BTOP Grant.
  Job Now
Job Now helps you write your resume and cover letter with assistance from trained experts. Live interview coaches help you to Ace The Interview. Adult Learning Center provides foundational, career-enhancing skills, test preparation and an online writing lab with live tutoring available. In addition, job coaches help users strategically target jobs best suited to their interests and qualifications.

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Library Hours

Monday - Thursday     9am - 8pm
   Friday - Saturday     9am - 5pm
Sunday   12pm - 5pm

The library will be closed Sunday April 20, 2014 for the Easter Holiday. We will reopen Monday April 21, 2014 from 9am to 8pm.

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