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It has been determined that East Islip Public Library shall be closed, effective 5 p.m., March 16th, 2020 and until further notice to protect the health and well-being of our patrons and staff. The library fully appreciates the disruption and disappointment this will cause our patrons, but finds that it is most important to preserve the safety of our community during this state of emergency. While we are closed, we are requesting that you DO NOT return library materials in our book drop, fines will not be assessed for overdue materials while the Library is closed. All programming and Community Room events are cancelled. Please check this website and call for continued updates on the library’s status.

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Create a Family Tree

Build a family tree and see your story emerge.

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Digital Services

Introducing Hoopla!

Hoopla digital is now available for free at the East Islip Library. Library card holders can stream content from any computer, tv, mobile device or platform by downloading the Hoopla digital app for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast or Roku.

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Select Books

Select Books

Read everything your favorite author has written and want to read more? Want to read-a-like of a favorite author? Let us help.

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Make Your Museum Reservation Now!

The East Islip Public Library has memberships at a variety of museums.
Adults with library cards in good standing may reserve a museum pass.

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Instantly borrow digital movies, music, eBooks and more, 24/7 with your library card.
Get started today!
Click here for instructions.
My Currently-Reading Shelf:
East Islip Public Library's book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (currently-reading shelf)

next reads
Click to view reading lists of newly published books and opt-in to receive these timely lists in your inbox automatically each month. Choose a title and place a hold.

Check out our reader's blog
Between the Lines
for reading suggestions

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East Islip Public Library
381 E Main Street
East Islip, NY 11730
Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m.-6 p.m. & Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
For our Sunday hours, please contact the library.
Contact us:
(631) 581-9200
General Inquiries: help@eipl.org
Web Site Help: webmail@eipl.org
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