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Book a Librarian

Do you need help using one of our online databases? Need troubleshooting for an e-reader or other electronic device for accessing library materials? Maybe you need a tutorial on how to use Zoom for one of our virtual programs? The… Continue Reading…

Cooking, How to Guides

Cozy Winter Baking

The holiday season may be over, but it’s never too late to make cookies! Cookies are a great treat year round, but warm cookies in the winter can’t be beat. Gingerbread, shortbread, thumb prints, Linzer tarts, rugelach… my list of… Continue Reading…

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DIY Burlap Napkin Rings

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and let’s face it, this year will be a lot different than in years past. To prevent the spread of COVID – 19, the current CDC guidelines suggests celebrating the holiday with immediate family… Continue Reading…

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Voting Resources

If you are voting in person on Election Day, you can search for your polling place here. For more information on dropping off an Absentee Ballot, please click here. For additional information, click here for the Suffolk County Board of… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, How to Guides, News and Information, Reading, Research

New at the Library: BookBrowse

Need to find your next favorite book? Overwhelmed by choices and need some recommendations? Want to start a book club? Check out BookBrowse! This database is now available through the library and will give you a new way to find… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, History, How to Guides

The World Book Database

Missing encyclopedias? Need some research in your life? Want a way to learn random things and find some fun facts? Check out the World Book Encyclopedia and discover a whole world of information! This database can be accessed through our… Continue Reading…

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Locating a Book at the Library

Everyone knows that when you want to find where a book is in the library, you go to the OPAC (online public access catalog) and search by title, author, or subject. When you find the book you want, you note… Continue Reading…

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Suffolk Libraries at Home

Suffolk County Libraries have put together a list of online resources for young and old patrons … while school is out and people are sheltering at home. Called “Suffolk Libraries at Home, ”  it lists links to the websites of… Continue Reading…

Cooking, eBooks, How to Guides, Pop Culture

Kombucha Who?

Kombucha is a fermented sweet tea created with a symbiotic culture of bacteria and yeast that is referred to as a scoby. Kombucha can be made with a variety of teas and ingredients to create different flavors. It is primarily… Continue Reading…

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Online Health Resources Using Live-brary.com

Live-brary.com contains a collection of online databases, including a few featuring health and medical topics. This can be helpful during these health-conscious days. One database is Gale OneFile Health and Medicine. It is designed for students and health care professionals,… Continue Reading…

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