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Information Services

The library is continually updating and adding to its diverse collection of materials available to our patrons – Books, Audiobooks, Magazines, Entertainment and Instructional DVDs and Videos, Music CDs, and downloadable E-books and Audiobooks.

We also offer a variety of Programs and Services: Fitness Classes (Yoga, Pilates, Tai Chi, Tai Chi for Health), Educational Seminars, Workshops, Music PerformancesBook Discussion GroupsAccess to Online Databases, Computers for Patron Use, Wireless Internet Access, Scanner, Copier, Fax machines, and Notary Public services (M-F; best to call ahead.)

Looking for something and can’t find it? See or call our Information Services Librarians! They are more than happy to assist you, and have access to a variety of resources. Need something that is not in our library? We will be happy to borrow it for you through Interlibrary Loan.

For more information on our local history resources vists the Special Collections page.

Oct 2014

National Book Award Finalists

The National Book Foundation announced finalists for the 2014 National Book Awards, which celebrate the best of American literature. Winners will be announced on November 19.

Aug 2014

Financial Times Business Book of the Year Longlist

Financial Times has released its 2014 longlist for the Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award, which goes to “the book that is judged to have provided the most compelling and enjoyable insight into modern business issues.”

Jul 2014

Man Booker Prize Longlist

The Man Booker Prize aims to promote the finest in fiction by rewarding the best novel of the year originally written in English and published in the UK. The books longlisted for the 2014 Man Booker Prize are:

Jul 2014

Vive la France! Bastille Day is July 14

Celebrate Bastille Day this July 14 with a selection of fiction and nonfiction books about France!

Bastille Day is the French National Day, which commemorates the beginning of the French Revolution on July 14, 1789 with the Storming of the Bastille. Known as “La Fête Nationale” (The National Celebration) and “Le quatorze juillet” (The fourteenth of July) in France, Bastille Day is marked by celebrations all over France, including a military parade and aircraft aerobatics.

France-themed books include:

Jun 2014

Summer Reading Assignments Grades 7-12

The following books have been assigned to students in the Cold Spring Harbor Junior/Senior High School for summer reading:  Incoming 7th Grade Fever, 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson Incoming 8th Grade (English & Social Studies) The Lions of Little Rock by Kristen Levine Incoming 9th Grade (English & Social Studies) Balzac and the Little Chinese […]

May 2014

2014 Edgar Allan Poe Award Winners

On May 1, 2014, the Mystery Writers of America announced the winners of the 2014 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction and nonfiction published in 2013.


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