14093 Mill Street | PO Box 420 | Collins, New York 14034 | Phone: (716) 532-4874


 Collins Public Library
2341 Main Street, P.O. Box 470, Collins, NY 14034
Phone: (716) 532-5129 | Abigail Barten-McGowan, Director

Library Hours

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 2-8pm
  • Wednesday and Friday 10:30am-5pm
  • Saturday 10am-2pm
  • Sunday - CLOSED

Stay up-to-date with events at the Library by "liking" our Facebook page, Collins Public Library.

We have a community room that is available for community groups.  Call for availability.


E-Book class:  Thursday, April 27 from 5-7:30pm.  This workshop is designed as a practical, hands-on introduction to downloading eBooks from the library's website for use on personal electronic devices.  The focus will be on the Nook, Kindle, iPad & Android devices.  There will be a demonstration of the steps required to download and activate necessary software, along with the tips to effectively search and browse our OverDrive catalog.  There are only 12 spots available so please call the library to sign up!

Tech Open House:  Wednesday, May 3 from 6-8pm.  Stop in to the library to learn about all the technology we currently have and all we will be offering in the future!  We are very excited to unveil some of the tech that has been in the works so please join us to check it out!


Quick Facts

Collins Library cards are available to all Erie County residents, individuals who work in Erie County and those who live in the Gowanda Central School tax district.  

Check out our Web page www.buffalolib.org, click Library Locations and Town of Collins Public Library on the next screen.                               

Using your library card you can:

  • Download three songs per week on your listening device using Freegal
  • Download e-books and audio books on most devices
  • Kindle users can now download books 

Any person is able to use our computers free of charge. Adults can use the Internet and we are a free Wi-Fi site.

We have a community room that is available for community groups.

We have thousands of DVDs and over 200 Blu-ray Discs at this location.  You can order other titles using your library card.

Collins Public Library Events

Adult Events

  • Quilting with Florence: Wednesdays 10:30 am to 1 pm. Come quilt with these knowledgeable ladies!

Friends of the Collins Public Library

Reminder:  The Friends of the Collins Public Library is accepting membership dues and donations.  Information and forms are available at the Collins Library front desk.