Buffalo and Erie County Public Library

1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY 14203-1887

Phone: (716) 858-8900
Fax: (716) 858-6211

Description of Library:

The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library (B&ECPL) consists of a Central Library, eight branches in the City of Buffalo and twenty-two contracting member libraries which operate twenty-eight facilities outside the City of Buffalo. The libraries serve as centers of information, education, culture and entertainment for the residents of Erie County. Serves a population of 919,040.

 



Institution URL: http://www.buffalolib.org/
Catalog URL: http://web2.buffalolib.org/
Member ID# (OCLC): VHB
Library Type: Public
Member Type: Governing
InfoPass Participant: No
NY Heritage Participant: Yes
Ask Us 24/7 Participant: Yes

Subject Strengths:

Patents; genealogy; local history; music including sheet music; science and technology; business; literature; art; history; and more.


Special Collections:

Rare books, local history, government documents, Mark Twain Collection, Milestones of Science Collection, Niagara Fall prints, World War I and World War II posters.


NYS Senate: Timothy Kennedy - 63
NYS Assembly: Crystal Peoples-Stokes - 141


Affiliates
Alden Ewell Free Library
Amherst Audubon Branch Library
Amherst Clearfield Branch Library
Amherst Eggertsville Snyder Branch Library
Amherst Williamsville Branch Library
Angola Public Library
Aurora Town Public Library
Boston Free Library
Central Library
Cheektowaga Public Library Julia Boyer Reinstein
Cheektowaga Public Library Reinstein Branch
City of Tonawanda Public Library
Clarence Public Library
Collins Public Library
Concord Public Library
Crane Branch Library
Dudley Branch Library
East Clinton Branch Library
East Delavan Branch Library
Eden Library
Elma Public Library
Frank E. Merriweather Branch Library
Grand Island Memorial Library
Hamburg Public Library
Lackawanna Public Library
Lake Shore Branch Library
Lancaster Public Library
Marilla Free Library
Newstead Public Library
Niagara Branch Library
North Collins Public Library
North Park Branch Library
Orchard Park Public Library
Riverside Branch Library
System Office - B&ECPL
Town of Tonawanda Public Library Kenilworth Branch
Town of Tonawanda Public Library Kenmore Branch Library
West Seneca Public Library