Albany County Law Library

Francis Bergan Law Library

Albany County Courthouse
16 Eagle Street, Room 406
Albany, NY 12207

Phone: 518-285-8954
Email: [email protected] 

Albany County Courthouse

Law Librarian
Christina Evola


Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. except State Holidays

This library is closed during annual end of year Judicial Holiday Recess.



Directions & Parking

From I-787 South: Exit at Clinton Avenue (Route 9), and turn Left onto South Pearl Street. Turn right onto State Street. Go straight on State Street for two blocks. Make a right onto Eagle Street. The Courthouse is on the third block on your right hand side. Enter the building from Lodge Street.

On-street metered parking is available throughout downtown. Some meters expire every two or four hours, depending on the location. These meters cost .25 cents for 12 minutes of parking. Expired meters will be ticketed, which start at a minimum of $15.00.

Handicap parking is available in the front (Eagle Street) and back (Lodge Street) entrances of the County Courthouse. This is also metered parking. The Crowne Plaza has handicap spaces available as well.

Bus service is available from several locations throughout the county to downtown Albany.