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Library Status: OPEN

The library is operating normally during the hours shown under “Library Hours” in the right-hand page frame. Per New York State’s mask policy and STLS recommendations, masks are required for all patrons over the age of two. If you’ve forgotten or lost yours, masks are available at our circulation desk!

Call (607) 594-2791 for more information.


Monthly Board Meetings

Monthly Board Meeting Notice:
Tuesday, January 18th, 2022 at 12:30pm
Please email John Parker, Board President, at parkerj@stls.org for information on attending this meeting.


Weekly Story Times

A person wearing a pink sweater and short hair shows a page of a book with 7 leopards and a clock pointing to 7:00pm.

On Tuesdays at 10:00 am, the library will host virtual Story Time with Laura. Each week will feature a theme and include reading a few books and a creative project. Participants may join us live on Facebook by visiting the Dutton S. Peterson Memorial Library page. All recordings are available on our YouTube page as well.

About Laura Rowley, Odessa’s New Library Aide: Laura is a teaching book artist who resides in Trumansburg (Hector), New York. She publishes handmade books as Illuminated Press, which incorporate papermaking from rags and recycled materials, letterpress printing with historic machinery, and hand bookbinding. Laura enjoys teaching these crafts in workshops around the region and shares a studio with a papermaker on Sirrine Road. In her free time, Laura can be found reading, cooking, knitting, gardening, or hiking. Laura is delighted to join the Odessa Library team!

Check Out Our Digital Collections!

OverDrive is our platform for ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, and videos.
Access our OverDrive collection here: https://stls.overdrive.com/
New to OverDrive? Start here: https://app.overdrive.com/

Consider using OverDrive’s user-friendly app, Libby! Learn more about getting start with Libby here: https://help.overdrive.com/en-us/1307.html
Want to use Libby with your Kindle? Read these helpful tips: https://help.libbyapp.com/6017.htm
Need help with other Libby features like downloading a book, placing & suspending holds, changing font sizes and audio speeds, more? Check out the Libby help menu: https://help.libbyapp.com/index.htm

RBdigital magazines have moved to OverDrive! Please visit stls.overdrive.com or open the Libby app to access digital magazines.


Digital Library Card

Need a library card? Sign up for one from home! It’s fast & easy – just complete the form & start browsing over 25,000 titles in our digital collections.

Link to registration form: https://starcat.stls.org/custom/web/registration/index.html

With your digital library card, you can access ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, and movies from OverDrive!

Learn more about digital library cards here: https://www.stls.org/digital-library-card/