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Current Library Highlights

Get answers about the Health Insurance Marketplace

NY State Health Insurance Marketplace

  Audio Book Cloud: Your Online Audio Library          TumbleBooks Online Collection for all ages

Literacy is the Key
  » 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, Overdrive downloadable eBooks and Audiobooks as well as Zinio Magazines have all moved to this new page.



Ancestry.com is now on the Databases/Genealogy page, see the toolbar at the top of every page. New!

The Potsdam Public Library now has Ancestry.com, the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource. Ancestry.com is only available in the Library, using the Library's internet connection, not from home.

  » Consumer Reports

Full Text Articles from Consumer Reports Magazine
Log in with your Potsdam Library card
  » Free, self-paced training from Webucator

Webucator provides free web courses on technologies such as Microsoft Office, Windows, Web Development, and much more. 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 pm 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.

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Sunday   12pm - 5pm


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