Goff-Nelson Memorial Library
Since 1914, the Goff-Nelson Memorial Library has been a cornerstone of the Tupper Lake community. Their services include:
Free access to over 40,000 items (and thousands more via Interlibrary Loan!) Free computer use (in 30 minute sessions)
Community events and family programs.
Free access to Ancestry.com New York.
Discounted admission to the Adirondack Museum
Free pass to the ECHO (Ecology Culture History Opportunity) Lake Aquarium and Science Center – Leahy Center for Lake Champlain in Burlington, VT.
Free access to dozens of databases!
Free access to hundreds of scanned images of life in Tupper Lake – Digital History Project
Free copies of BookPage – printed monthly book reviews and author interviews
Printouts, copies, fax, scan documents to PDF to send via email
Access to information on College:
The New York State Higher Education Services Corp. (HESC), your state agency that helps people pay for college. See HESC.ny.gov.
Use of the Simmons Memorial Room and the Community Room (downstairs) — see Ben Gocker for details.
Our collection includes over 40,000 items, and we can borrow items via Inter Library Loan through the Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library System. We have about 15 computers available to the public, free WiFi, and a small and large meeting room which can be reserved through the staff. We celebrated our Centennial in August 2014 with a great birthday party! Come enjoy our beautiful library with a great view of Raquette Pond!
Hours of Operation:
Mon & Tues: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Wednesday: 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Thu & Fri: 11 am. to 3 pm.
Saturday: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Closed on holidays:
- New Year’s Day
- Martin Luther King Day
- Presidents’ Day
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
- Columbus Day
- Veteran’s Day
- Thanksgiving Day
- Christmas Eve – close at 1:30 p.m.
- Christmas Day
- New Year’s Eve – close at 1:30 p.m.