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Book Club in a Bag

Do you belong to a book club? Have you ever wanted to start your own book club? We can help! The library now offers a service called Book Club in a Bag. Each bag contains 10 copies of a title, discussion information, tips for the discussion leader, and a book club sign-up sheet. For more information, call the Reference Desk at 516-249-9090.

Annotated Booklist Available at Farmingdale                       Titles Available Through the Consortium

Call Ahead Pick-Up

Call us before you come to the library to request a book, DVD, CD, or Book on CD, If the item is available, the librarian will put it aside for you to pick it up. (DVDs will be held for 1 hour)

Careers and Education Center

Whether you're the college-bound student looking for financial aid information, the college graduate looking for that first job, a job hunter, or a career changer, our library's Career and Education Resource Center offers free and confidential career services.

To make an appointment for individual assistance, call 516-249-9090 and ask for the Reference Desk.

Hours: Tuesdays: 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Community Directory

The library has created a community directory with up to date contact information. To access this directory click here.

Computers and Wi-Fi

The library has 24 public computers with Internet access for the public to use. We also offer Wi-Fi throughout the library.

eBook In Person Training

If you need help with your eReader device, we can help! Stop by the Reference Desk any time for one-on-one training for the: Kindle Fire, iPad, and Nook.

Homebound Services

A free, personalized delivery service of library materials to patrons confined to their homes due to physical disability or illness. A library volunteer delivers and picks up items. There are no overdue fines on materials loaned to the homebound.

You may borrow both regular and large type books, fiction and non-fiction. Specific books can be requested by title and we can assist you in choosing books based on your preferences. No AV materials may be borrowed.

Please call Valerie Miller at 516-249-9090 to get more information or to request Homebound Service.

Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

Can't find something in the library? With Interlibrary Loans, patrons can request library materials from other libraries. Just visit the Reference Desk and a librarian will be happy to help you get the materials you need.

Nassau Digital Doorway

Using Nassau Digital Doorway you can now download audiobooks and eBooks from the comfort of your own home! Download, listen, and transfer titles to your compatible MP3 player, iPhone, iPod,  eReader, or home computer.
You will need your library card to get started.

Senior Connections

An information referral and counseling service offered at the library. Hours are Tuesdays, Wednesdays,
and Thursdays from 10:00am - 12:00pm.


     • Adult Services
     • Book Club in a Bag
     • Book Fanatics of Farmingdale
     • Call Ahead Pick-Up
     • Careers and Education Center
     • Children's Services
     • Circulation Policy
     • Community Directory
     • Computers and Wi-Fi
     • eBook Training
     • Homebound Services
     • Interlibrary Loan
     • Internet Policy 
     • Nassau Digital Doorway
     • Senior Connections

     Teen Services

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