Leroy R. Coles, Jr. Branch Library

Leroy R. Coles, Jr. Branch Library
Library Info

1187 E. Delavan Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14215
United States

Fax: 716-896-4433
Elizabeth Stengel, Branch Manager

Located west of Eggert Road on East Delavan Avenue, near the intersection of Bailey Avenue, next to the Bank of America. Wheelchair accessible. Parking lot available.

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Public Access Computers Available: 34 public access computers and 2 scanners; 4 children's computers; 7 laptops for in-house use; 3 catalog computers. All networked (printing 10-cents B&W per page; 25-cents color) Microsoft Office Applications, Internet Access, Misc. "What can I do at a Public Access Computer?" Black and white photocopies are available at 15 cents each. Also, Mobile Printing.

We offer computer training!

View our Bike Smart Buffalo presentation!

Leroy R. Coles, Jr. Branch Library (formerly East Delavan Branch Library) is a member of the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System.

Leroy R. Coles, Jr. Branch Library

 

1187 E. Delavan Ave.
Buffalo , NY 14215 Map
Phone: 716-896-4433
Fax: 716-896-4433 

 

Welcome back to the Library!

 

For the safety of our staff and patrons, everyone must wear a face covering and social distancing measures will be followed.


Need help doing something on your phone, tablet, laptop, or public computers here? Drop in during our Tech Help Hours, every second Saturday of the month from 11 AM - 12 PM and 1 PM - 2 PM! We'll help you make a resume, upload documents to websites, browse social media, set up an email account-- the possibilities are endless! (However, we cannot diagnose or fix broken devices.) Stop by or call us today at 716.896.4433 for more information!

PS: Make sure to bring chargers and accessories if you want to use your own device. 

Here are our current hours:

Saturday, June 12th
11 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM - 2 PM

Saturday, July 10th
11 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM - 2 PM

Saturday, August 14th
11 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM - 2 PM

Saturday, September 18th
11 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM - 2 PM


The Leroy R. Coles, Jr. Branch Meeting Room is currently AVAILABLE! Please call us at 716-896-4433 or stop in to inquire about using it. Meetings are limited to 27 people total. No food or drink is allowed. 

Here is information on the Coles Branch and Buffalo Library system meeting spaces.


B&ECPL Reopening and Safety Plan for Libraries located in the City of Buffalo – COVID-19
Reopen Plan
Safety Plan  
Handling Materials during COVID-19
Protective Measures to Reduce Risk of Exposure to COVID-19 
Pre-entry Health Questionnaire  (Questionnaire is for Library employees and library vendors.) 


Come see our changes and updates!

Located west of Eggert Road on East Delavan Avenue, near the intersection of Bailey Avenue, next to the Bank of America. Wheelchair accessible. Parking lot available.

Public Access Computers: 35 public access computers (3 catalog computers) and 6 public access laptops (library card required), including a computer lab of 12 computers and two express scanner computers.

Printing is 25 cents per color page and 10 cents per black & white page. 

 


Attention Job Seekers: please browse the list of openings from community/partner organizations and see the Library's Job & Career Resources located here


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Library System Information on the Board of Trustees

The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System Board of Trustees is the governing body for the downtown Central Library, and the eight branch libraries located in the city of Buffalo. These include: Crane, Dudley, East Clinton, Leroy R. Coles, Jr., Frank E. Merriweather, Jr., Niagara, North Park and the Riverside Branch Libraries. 

All System Board of Trustee meetings and committee meetings are open to the public

To see monthly board meeting schedules, agendas and minutes, click here.

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Library System Information on the Board of Trustees

The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System Board of Trustees is the governing body for the downtown Central Library, and the eight branch libraries located in the city of Buffalo. These include: Crane, Dudley, East Clinton,  Frank E. Merriweather, Jr., North Park, Elaine M. Panty Branch Library, Isaías González-Soto Branch Library, and the Leroy R. Coles, Jr. Branch Library.

All System Board of Trustee meetings and committee meetings are open to the public

To see monthly board meeting schedules, agendas and minutes, click here.