Due to the safety of our patrons and staff, we will be closing Monday, March 16 at 5PM and will be closed until Monday, April 6. All programs are cancelled for this month.

During the library’s closure, anyone needing an Absentee ballot or Nominating Petition for Trustee for the Olean Public Library’s May 5th Trustee Election & Budget Vote, can contact Kim Mahar, Assistant Director at 372-0200, extension 2032. Please leave a message or email kmahar@oleanlibrary.org.


Penn Foster Career Skills Courses now available at CCLS libraries

The Penn Foster Foundational Skills Course Pack contains over 300 hours of career skills lessons. These lessons include basic English and reading, basic and consumer math, interpersonal and workplace skills, industrial math, business math, Microsoft Office, and social media. The courses can be checked out individually or as a complete pack. A valid library card number is required to checkout the course pack. To learn more, contact the Information Desk at 372-0200 ext. 2021


Our Services

CCLS Catalog

Search system library catalogs


eBooks and Audiobooks downloaded directly to your device

  • Download titles to Libby app or web browser
  • Borrow with library card & PIN
  • No limit on number of magazines to checkout
  • Back issues available from June 2018 forward
  • Simultaneous use for titles, no holds
  • Borrow magazines for 7, 14, 21 days
  • Renews allowed within 3 days of title’s expiration
  • Early returns allowed

Day Adventure Passes

Looking for adventure?  Look no further than your local library!  Check out a Day Adventure Pass. Then enjoy free or reduced price admission to one of our amazing cultural partners! It’s affordable. It’s educational. It’s fun for the whole family!