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Frequently Asked Questions
Where do I go to download eBooks and audiobooks via the library?
Log in with your library card number at the library's OverDrive home page
The Library gratefully accepts the donation of books and audiovisual materials. These items must be clean and in good condition. Please limit your donations to no more than two boxes at a time. Each item will be evaluated for its suitability for the collection. Please do not donate textbooks or Reader's Digest Condensed Books.
No conditions may be imposed relating to any material after its acceptance by the Library. Items not added to the library collections may be turned over to the Friends of the Lockport Public Library for sale. The Friends of the Library hold two book sales annually and offer a year-round book sale in which donated materials are sold to benefit the library. See also the American Library Association's informational page about other places which might accept your donated items.
Can I register online for events? Yes! Learn about our Events Calendar and Online Registration.
Do you have a photocopier? Copiers are available on Floor 2 and Floor 3. The cost is $0.15 per black & white copy, $0.50 per color copy.
Do you have a typewriter I can use? Yes; please ask at the Floor 2 Circulation Desk.
Can I send or receive a fax at the Library? Not at this time.
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Freedom of Information Law
Lockport Public Library is committed to complying with New York’s Freedom of Information Law that provides open access to public records. The library will process all written requests according to the timelines and policies established by New York State. To receive copies of the requested records, there will be a fee of $0.25 per page.
Who is the author of the quote inscribed above the East Avenue entrance? ("Books are like an open door to set the spirit free.")
Where is the Literacy Volunteers office in the Library?
Literacy New York Buffalo-Niagara, Inc. has an office on Floor 2 of the Library, near the East Avenue entrance. Their phone number is 433-7014. Additional information is available on their web site.