Hempstead Public Library
115 Nichols Court . Hempstead, NY 11550
516 - 481 - 6990
The governor has offered a free meditation service.
Click here for access.
The due date for library books has been extended to 9/1/2020.
The expiration for library cards has been extended to 12/31/2020.
Temporary remote access to Ancestry.com Library Edition will continue through the month of May.
We have access to the following databases until July 31.
Travel America and the World From Your Own Home
Check out these great databases and learn about foods and culture of the world!
If you have a library card you can
- Download audiobooks using OverDrive
- Search online databases from home
- Search for materials and reserve/renew from home
- Visit select museums for free
- Learn a new language
- Renew items via text alerts to your cell phone
Digital Library Cards
If you don't have a library card, you can still use digital services through the Nassau Library System (NLS) with a digital library card.
Go to: https://nassaulibrary.org/digital-card-application
How to get a library card
Patrons applying for or renewing their Library card must show two (2) official pieces of identification. First piece must be official mail dated within the past 60 days showing name and Village address. The second piece needs just a name.
Village residents holding a valid library card are invited to explore the large selection of print resources, audiovisual materials and other services available.
- DVD's & CD's
- Interlibrary Loan
- Direct Access
- Public Access Computers
- World Language Collection
- ESL Classes
- Citizenship Classes
Looking to the Future
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Hours & Directions
Monday - Thursday:
10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Starting on September 15, 2019
the library will be open on Sundays from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday, July 3 - Independence day
Monday, September 7 - Labor Day