The Library is now open!

  Monday 2-6 Full Circulation and Limited Computer Service *

 Tusesday 1-3 Curbside pickup for high risk patrons

 Wednesday 2-6 Full Circulation and Limited Computer Service *

 Thursday 1-3 Curbside pickup for high risk patrons

 Friday 2-6 Full Circulation and Limited Computer Service *

Saturday Closed  Please continue to place returns in the bookdrop to be quarantined.

*Library Procedures during a pandemic

· Everyone entering the library must wear a face mask.

· Curbside pickup is available for those who cannot wear a facemask.

· If you do not own a face mask one will be provided, ask the librarian.

· Keep 6 feet from people not in your household.

· Speak to the librarian from behind the acrylic barrier.

· When using computers, sign in and out with librarian.  Do not remove protective coverings on the keyboard or mouse.

· If you touch and item and decide that you don’t want to check it out,  DO NOT return it to the shelf.  Place it in a bin to be quarantined.

· Please limit your visit to an hour or less.

· Library hours will be limited to allow staff extra time for disinfecting.

· Thank you for your patience during this time.



Curbside service

The Albertson Memorial Library is offering curbside pickup service for your safety and convenience.

Hours for curbside pickup: 

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 2 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday & Thursday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. High risk patrons only.

To support social distancing efforts, we are operating with very limited staff. Staff will fill your holds placed online as quickly as possible; however, wait times may be longer than usual. Thanks for your patience.

Follow three easy steps to pick up materials. Click here.


Free Young Adult Audio Books!

Click here or on the image to find out how to get 2 free audio books a week for

the next 13 weeks!  Great books, a variety of topics and authors.

Use Libby for digital books

  1. Click on the icon to download the Libby App from your App Store, or use it in your browser.
  2. Enter South Central Library System Non-link Library, as your Library, or let Libby “find” you.
  3. Enter Albany’s zip code, 53502+your library card #.  (this is necessary because the system is set up for longer #’s than we use.)
  4. You are set!  You may now browse the Wisconsin Digital Library.
  5. When you find a book you like, you may borrow it or place it on hold. Then you will be able to see your Shelf, which will hold your borrowed books and your on hold books.  You can also see approximately how long it will be before your “holds” will  be available.

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