Library Services

Free Library Card

  • For Patrons residing within our service area with valid ID.
  • Out of district residents may purchase a Mechanicville District Library card for a fee of $10 per year. This will allow access to materials at our Library, as well as those circulating through our inter-library loan program. Circulating materials from the Southern Adirondack Library System as well as the Mohawk Valley Library System will be available to users for pick up at the Mechanicville Library with this card. Please see a clerk for assistance.
  • Printable Application for a Mechanicville District Public Library Card

Free WiFi

  • No password required.

Free Computer Use:

  • With Library card; account must be in good standing. A one-time guest pass will be issued with valid ID, provided the patron is not overdue with Library fines.


  • Black and white printing is 15 cents per page. A self service machine is available in the Library.
  • Color prints are 25 cents per page. Please ask a clerk for assistance.
  • Print from your own device! Compose a new email message. Add only the files you wish to print (as attachments).  Send email to MECPUBLIBRARY@HPEPRINT.COM


  • Faxing is $1.00 per page. Please ask a clerk for assistance.

Notary Public:

  • Notary services are available during select hours. Please call to verify.

Free Drivers Education :

Museum Passes:

Museum Passes are available to check out with your Library Card for a 3 day loan. Only Mechanicville School District Patrons are eligible to borrow these passes. Passes include free or greatly reduced admission. Please contact the Mechanicville Library or the institution you plan to visit for specific details.

Albright-Knox Art Gallery

Alfred Ceramic Art Museum at Alfred University

Arnot Art Museum

Burchfield Penney Art Center

Children’s Museum Of Saratoga
Saratoga Springs

CNSE Children’s Museum of Science and Technology (CNSE CMOST)

Everson Museum of Art

FASNY Museum of Firefighting

The Frederic Remington Art Museum

Glenn H. Curtiss Museum

The Hyde Collection*
Glens Falls

Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University

Irish American Heritage Museum

Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute

miSci (The Museum of Science and Innovation)

The New-York Historical Society
New York

Phelps Mansion Museum

Roberson Museum and Science Center

Saratoga Automobile Museum
Saratoga Springs

Schein-Joseph International Museum of Ceramic Art

Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon
New Lebanon

Staten Island Museum
Staten Island

The Wild Center
Tupper Lake

USS Slater Tours

World Awareness Children’s Museum*
Glens Falls