Wednesday, December 12th, 2018
Hours: 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM

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Online Courses

[Download Movies, Music & Audio Books]

[Download eMagazines]

[Museum Passes]

[Encore Search]

[Literati]

[Pronounciator]

[NextReads]

[LearningExpress]

[BrainFuse]

[Remote Printing]

[Text Messages]

[TumbleBooks]


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Notice to Patrons

As you may be aware, the Library experienced an attack on its network that resulted in the encryption of several of our computers. We have been working diligently to restore public services. WiFi is now available, as is our website and program registration. We are still working to restore public computers. The Library is open, programs are happening and our staff is available to assist you. Thank you for your patience. Please check back for updates.

Need WiFi? Borrow A Hotspot!

[Wireless-iconWEB.jpg] If you don't have wireless Internet in your home or if you are traveling someplace that will not have WiFi, you can borrow a portable hotspot that will help you get or stay connected. The mobile hotspot loan period is 21 days, and it can be renewed one time, as long as no other patrons have placed a reserve. The overdue fine is $5 per day. The hotspots are available at the Circulation Desk.

3D Printing Services

[] South Huntington patrons now have access to 3D printing services in our new Tech Center. They can print a pre-made design available online or create one with design software on the computers in the Tech Center. Patrons can submit files through the library's website. They will be advised of the fee and again when the item is complete and ready for pickup. To get started CLICK HERE to access our 3D Printing Resource Guide, policy and request form. For additional information, call Adult Reference at 631.549.4411.

What's Cooking?

[CommCkbkLogo2WEB.jpg] Do you have a fabulous recipe that everyone always asks for? Is there a traditional dish that no holiday is the same without? Share your original recipes, stories, photos and videos in the library's Community Cookbook, our newest digital collection -- created by you! To submit your items, CLICK HERE

Passport Services

[passport-applicationWEB.jpg] The Library is an official Passport Acceptance Facility. Patrons applying for a new passport can make an appointment to have their paperwork processed and sent to the Department of State. Appointments are available every day but Sunday, including weekday evening hours. To make an appointment, please call Adult Reference at 631.549.4411. CLICK HERE for additional information.

New Film Streaming Service

[KanopyLogo2WEB.jpg] Kanopy is a film streaming service that offers more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, independent and classic films, and world cinema. Films can be streamed from any computer, mobile device, tablet, or television by downloading the Kanopy app for iOS, Android, Amazon Fire tablet, AppleTV, Chromecast, or Roku. Limit 8 checkouts per patron per month. To get started, CLICK HERE .

New Online Courses Available

[gale_coursesWEB.jpg] Gale Courses provides a wide range of of highly interactive, instructor led courses that are taken entirely online. Courses are focused on professional development, technology skills, and personal enrichment. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month. A South Huntington library card is required. To get started, (CLICK HERE)

Check Out Hoopla!

[HooplaBlack copy.jpg] Check out Hoopla, a digital media service that lets you instantly borrow free movies, music, audiobooks and more, 24/7 with your library card. CLICK HERE to get started.

Patrons can access content on their portable devices and personal computers in a web browser. Hoopla is also available by installing the mobile app from the appropriate app store. Limit 8 checkouts per patron per month. For more information, please ask a librarian.


E-books, Audiobooks on the Go: Meet Libby

[LibbyLogoWEB.jpg] Accessing e-books and audiobooks from the library is easier than ever with Libby. Simply download the free app, find the South Huntington Public Library and sign in with your library card barcode and PIN. Happy Reading!

Create. Share. Discover.

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Create: Design your own books, newsletters, poetry, novels, and any other written content in digital and print-ready formats using Pressbooks. Start creating by logging in with your BiblioBoard Library username and password. (CLICK HERE)

Share: Authors, submit your e-book to SELF-e to have it showcased in the Indie New York Statewide Collection while retaining all rights to your work. Readers across the state can discover your work with the potential for national exposure. Submit your book to SELF-e now! (CLICK HERE)

Discover: Discover local content from self-published authors, top indie eBooks and so much more. Never experience a hold, checkout or lending limit. Download the BiblioBoard Library app for your Apple, Android or Kindle device now, or CLICK HERE


Get Creative!

[CreatBugLogoWEB.jpg] CreativeBug is the newest addition to our free online learning collection. It features hundreds of tutorials for all sorts of craft projects as well as printable instructions. To get started, CLICK HERE . You will need a South Huntington Library card.

Bus Trip: Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Mon., Dec. 3

[RockettesWEB.jpg] Join us as The Rockettes ring in the season with brilliant dance numbers on the stage at Radio City Music Hall. See Santa on his sleigh, ice skaters swirl across the stage and catch a snowflake or two in this immersive theatrical experience. Afterwards, we will enjoy a delicious dinner at Forlini's. Tickets are $189 each and include an orchestra ticket to the show, deluxe coach transportation, dinner and gratuities. South Huntington cardholders can sign up beginning Oct. 3 at 10 a.m.; others Oct. 11. (CLICK HERE) No refunds unless we can fill your seat from the waiting list.

Learn Something New Today: Lynda.com

[lynda_logo1k-d_72x72.gif] Lynda.com is a free, online video library of top quality courses in topics such as computer programming, game design, Google Analytics, music production, 3D printing, Quickbooks, network administration, web design, photography, Photoshop, Microsoft programs from Access to Word, and much more. There are thousands of courses for all skill levels, and users can learn at their own pace. CLICK HERE to get started. You will need a South Huntington Library card to create your free account.


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