Our Mission

The Canastota Public Library staff, our collections, and our physical and digital spaces provide opportunities for learning and growth to all.

Our Vision

The Canastota Public Library will be an innovative leader in implementing a variety of strategies to bring knowledge, inspire lifelong learning and strengthen our community.

Circulation Policies

28 Days for Books and Audiobooks
14 Days for New Release Books and TV Series
7 Days for DVDs and Magazines
2 Days for New DVDs

The Canastota Public Library does not charge fines for late materials.  Other libraries in the Mid-York System may have different policies regarding fines.  If items are not returned within 14 days of their due date, you will be billed for these items.
Items may be renewed two times with the exception of items that are in demand. Library privileges may be suspended if you have any overdue items on your account.

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Collection Policy

Internet Access Policy

Social Media Policy (Word document)

The Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees meets the third Thursday of every month at 6 pm at the library.  There is no meeting in August.  The meetings are open to the public and held in The Carnegie Room.

Library Board Members:

Lynne Gaglianese, President

Gloria Phillips, Vice President

Jean Boland, Secretary

Eric Snyder, Treasurer

Robert Schneider, Member At Large


Bylaws for the Canastota Public Library

Five Year Plan 2022-2027 (Word document)

Meeting Documents

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