The New York State Library is pleased to announce that an additional $20 million has been added to the 2019/2020 State Aid for Library Construction program. That brings the total for the program year to $34 million.

For information about the FY2019/2020 State Aid for Library Construction application process, libraries should contact their public library system. Information is also available online at:

Applications for aid are due from the library systems to the State Library on Thursday, October 31, 2019.

For general questions about the program, please contact Natalie McDonough or Frank Rees.