Sidney Memorial Public Library

8 River Street Sidney, NY 13838


Follow Us On Facebook

Do you like knowing what is going on at the library but don’t always remember to check the Sidney Library website? You can Like our page on Facebook to get library updates in your news feed. Once you click the ‘Like’ button, make sure it says Following to the right of the Like button. This way you will be sure to see when we post.


Free Tax Forms Available at the Library

If you do your taxes and would like free copies of common tax forms such as the 1040 and 1040EZ, stop by the Sidney Library. By the end of January we should have a variety of these forms for you to take. Check for the display in our DVD and Wireless Room.


Weather Reminder

Just a friendly reminder that when the Sidney Central School District is closed due to weather (such as a snow day), the Sidney Memorial Public Library will open a little later in the morning, at 11am. You can hear the list of school closings on local radio stations or by checking News10Now’s page.


Library Closed Monday 1/19


In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Sidney Library will be closed on Monday, January 19th. We will resume normal hours on Tuesday.


Books on Display – Fiction

Looking for something different to read? The Sidney Library features displays on the ends of the aisles that are handpicked by our staff.

Current fiction endcap displays include:

  • Paperbacks
  • Classic Literature
  • Winter Reads
  • Armchair Escapes
  • Stories for Quilters / Sewers
  • Magic & Fantasy Novels
  • Short Story Collections


Library Closed for New Year’s

The Sidney Library will be closing early (at 3pm) on December 31st, 2014 and all day January 1st, 2015 in observance of New Year’s. We will resume normal hours on the 2nd.


Library Closed 12/24 & 12/25


Due to the Christmas holiday, the Sidney Library will be closed all day on both December 24th and December 25th. We hope you have a wonderful holiday and we will see you when we reopen on the 26th.


Weather Reminder


When the Sidney Central School district is closed for a snow day, the Sidney Library will open at 11am instead of 9am. Story time would also be cancelled. For further library closing details, you can check YNN Closings list online or listen to the local radio stations.


Library Closing Early

Due to the bad weather, the Sidney Library will close at 2pm today, Wednesday, November 26th. Don’t forget we will be closed tomorrow for Thanksgiving. Be safe and we will see you Friday.


Closed for Thanksgiving


The Sidney Library will have the following changes to its schedule in observance of Thanksgiving:

  • The library will close early, at 3pm, on Wednesday November 26th.
  • The library will be closed Thursday, November 27th.

We will resume normal hours on Friday.