In the Spotlight

Cinema of the Spirit
"The Spiritual Quest"
Read More

"Sin City":
Saratoga in the Gilded Age
Read More

Common Cents
with comedian Colin Ryan
Read More

Library Highlights

Saratoga History Room Let us help you get your bearings with local history and genealogy.

The Children's Room Open the door to your child's imagination at the Saratoga Springs Public Library!

The Book Bag Shop This great selection of extremely affordable books, CDs, and DVDs has something for everyone. Your purchase supports the Friends of the Library. Now in its NEW location!

The Bread Basket Bakery The bakery serves a full menu of baked goods and lunch items, including signature potpies and quiches, as well as coffee! Now in its NEW location!

Information Desk A great place to start your library visit. Our friendly crew of staff and seasoned volunteers will point you in the right direction.

Reference Desk Looking for quick answers or need help using library resources? Our reference librarians are eager to assist.

Computer Training Center We offer free classes using current popular software for office, artwork, and making family memories!

Reading Discussion Groups Book clubs at your library, such as Books and Tea, are great groups to join in friendly, often enlightening discussions.

At the Circulation Desk Get a library card, check-out materials and pick up hold requests.

Library Cards! Our library cards even come with an easy to store key tag!

Outreach Services With our outreach program, we bring the library to you!

Downloadable Audiobooks & eBooks Download audio recordings and digital versions of our books to listen to or read at any time on your computer, eReading device, or supported personal media player.

New Materials At the end of each month, find out what new materials we have to offer you! Includes: Mysteries, DVDs, Music, Fiction and Audiobooks

Index to the Saratogian An index of births, deaths, marriages, and engagements from 1999 to the present.

Literacy NYGCR We help to improve your reading, writing, and English speaking skills, as well as other services such as GED preparation.

Teen Room: Now Open Saturdays! The NEW Teen Room, open to students in grades 6-12 features plenty of room to work hard and play hard with games, computers, activities, and more. See you there!

Honoring Saratoga Veterans Saratoga Springs Public Library is proud to partner with the New York State Military Museum to make selections of the Veteran's Oral History Program available online.

Learn a language FOR FREE! MangoLanguages offers courses in multiple languages. Learn a new one through the library for free!

Page Turner Page Turner is back! Come visit him, he's missed you all!

Museum Passes Museum passes from our catalog! Currently: Children's Museum, Hyde Collection, National Museum of Dance, Saratoga Automobile Museum, and The History Museum/Canfield Casino.

Today's Library Sponsored Events

See More Library Sponsored Events

Today's Public Meetings

See More Public Meetings, or learn how to reserve a room.

Library Hours

Days Hours
M - Th:9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Fri:9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sat:9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sun:Noon - 5 p.m.

Saratoga Room, Library Café, Book Bag Shop, and Holiday Hours

Donate Now to the SSPL Endowment Fund friends of sspl Library Brochure: Autumn 2014 Edition SALON: Southern Adirondack Library ON-demand Logo image for Mango Languages, language learning service NYS: Summer Reading