Pulteney Free Library


The Library has received a collection of new children’s fiction & non-fiction books through the Pilcrow Foundation.  Mr. & Mrs. Scheerer of New Jersey, matched the donations of our community members & sent us 75 new books.  We thank the Pilcrow Foundation, the Scheerers & our community for these beautiful books.  Thank you to Mr. Hal Berenson & Mrs. Laura Ackerman of Colorado for their donation of 21 math & science books.  Thank you to Shout Mouse Press for their donation of books.

Art Time is May 1 & 15 at 10:00.  Join us for a fun creative morning.


Story Hour is back!  Join Mrs. Jess Thursday morning at 10:30 for stories, crafts, and fun.

ProAction’s Mobile Family Resource is at the Library Wednesday’s from 12:00 – 3:00.  Call Sarah Blencowe at 607-684-5889 for a appointment to come play.

Social distancing and masks will be required in the Library.  Hand sanitizing stations are located throughout the Library.  If you are not comfortable coming in and would like a contactless pickup of books, call (607)868-3652 to make arrangements.


Know someone who needs Internet for their device?
Wi-Fi will be available at all times from outside the building.
Password: PultLib!

Please continue to use our online resources at the bottom of this page. For help call the Library at 607-868–3652. We provide free access to eBooks, Audiobooks, Magazines, Music, Databases and a Virtual Reference Desk.

Keep up with new stories and crafts with Mrs. Jess on the Pulteney Library Youtube Channel. Click for … Story Time!!!


Click the image to access 1,745 free ebooks.  At the prompt asking for your library card number put 1.  Then browse for books.


School Closure Resources – Click

COVID-19 Links
Official news from the Office of the Governor
NY Positive Cases by County

Johns Hopkins Resource Center
Interactive Map
Steuben County Public Health
Steuben County Emergency Services
NY State Public Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
DIY Pleated Face Mask No Sew
Emergency Face Masks – 5 easy, quick, no sew ideas –


Library Hours
Tuesday 12PM-8PM
Wednesday 12PM-6PM
Thursday 12PM-8PM
Saturday 9AM-1PM