The Maplewood Community Library has opened in its temporary location at 414 Lexington Ave, Rochester, NY 14613! (Their phones are currently down but they are open normal hours.) Please visit Maplewood’s Expansion page for details.

The library catalog will be down for maintenance Tuesday, July 16th beginning at 8:00 AM, lasting approx. one hour. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Sully Branch

The original Sully Branch Library opened in 1954. On September 8, 2009, it opened in its spacious new home in the Thomas P. Ryan Jr. Community Center. The 40,000 square foot community center houses the Sully Library, Webster Community Center and Audubon School No. 33. The one-floor layout is handicapped accessible and provides separate adult, young adult, and children’s areas and a bright and modern story time room.

Branch Supervisor: Maria Heeks-Heinlein

530 Webster Avenue
Rochester, NY 14609

(585) 428-8208

Bus Lines:
24 (Bay St)

Hours of Operation

Monday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Open to the public for browsing, research, copying, faxing, printing, and computer access. Curbside service available during open hours. Request materials through the curbside pickup form, or call (585) 428-8208. 
Holiday Closings

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Services & Amenities

  • Meeting room
  • Interlibrary loan
  • Changing tables in public restrooms
  • 24 hour accessible book drop
  • Bicycle rack
  • Copier/scanner/fax machine
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 3D Printing
  • Discount passes to area museums & cultural centers
  • Research assistance


  • Tabletop Roleplaying Game Society
  • Computer Tutoring (reservation required)
  • Summer Reading
  • Safe to be Smart
  • Book Club for adults
  • Birthday Book Club for children 12 and under

Special Collections


Sully has 22 public computers. Time limit is one and a half hours per day for adults, one hour for teens, and 30 minutes for children.

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