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Books

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eBooks for adults, teens & children 
3M Cloud logo   3M Cloud Library: Popular eBooks
not available through OverDrive
EbscoEbooks   EBSCO eBooks: Non-fiction eBooks
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Audiobooks

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for adults, teens & children
oneclickdigital   OneClickdigital: Downloadable
audiobooks from Recorded Books

Video & Music

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indie films anytime, anywhere.  

Apps & Software

Help

Need help downloading digital content onto your portable device? Give The Smithtown Library a call at 631-360-2480 for assistance, or try one of these helpful websites:

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Inquire at the Circulation Desk at any branch for more information.

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Smithtown Main Teen Programs

College Finance Secrets
Wednesday, May 5 • 7:00-8:30pm
Discover how to pay “wholesale” for higher education with college finance consultant Andrew Lockwood, J.D.. Topics will include: 12 deadly mistakes to avoid in financial aid, how to triple your eligibility for grants and scholarships, facts about which child savings accounts ruin your chances of grants and scholarships and more. Do not miss this chance to learn how “Forgotten middle class” families can slash college costs. 
 
 
Civil War 150 Book Discussion: Riot by Walter Dean Myers
Wednesday, May 21 • 4:00-5:00pm
In 1863, fifteen-year-old Claire, the daughter of an Irish mother and a black father, faces ugly truths and great danger when Irish immigrants, enraged by the Civil War and a federal draft, lash out against blacks and wealthy "swells" of New York City. Recommend for grade 7 and up by School Library Journal; copies will be available at the Smithtown Main building circulation desk. Register
 
 
Make Your Own BBQ Sauce
Monday, May 19 • 7:00-8:00pm
Join the Baking Coach and learn how to make and jar your very own BBQ Sauce for Memorial Day or any day. Each chef will design a unique label for their sauce. Register
 
 
Creative Writing for Teens
Saturday, May 24 • 1:00-2:00pm
Join author Eliza Tilton and learn how word prompts, twitter teasers, flash fiction and descriptive challenges can keep the inspiration and fun in writing. All materials will be provided by the Library all you have to bring is your imagination and passion for writing. Register
 
 
Battle of Gettysburg I-Spy Mural and Trivia
Wednesday, May 28 • 4:00-5:00pm
The Battle of Gettysburg I-Spy Mural is back by popular demand. Try to be the first to spy the historical objects hidden within the Mural, then join us in a Civil War trivia game. We supply the materials all you need to bring is your curiosity and passion for history. Register

Database of the Month

 
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American Journeys contains more than 18,000 fully searchable pages of eyewitness accounts of North American exploration, from the sagas of Vikings in Canada in AD 1000 to the diaries of mountain men in the Rockies 800 years later. Read the words of explorers, Indians, missionaries, traders and settlers as they lived through the founding moments of American history.

Book A Librarian

Any Smithtown Library cardholder can make an appointment with a librarian for one-on-one training in various library and computer topics. We offer 30 minute sessions in the following areas:


- Using the Library Catalog
- Introduction to Library Databases
- Introduction to the Internet
- Downloadable eBooks and/or Audiobooks
- E-reader and Tablet Demonstrations
- Introduction to Social Networking sites
- And more!

For information or to make an appointment, please call the Smithtown Main Building at 360-2480, ext. 120.

Library Hours

Monday - Thursday:
10:00am - 9:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
(September - May;
Smithtown & Commack only)

Photographs

man with cameraLibrary staff may take photographs or video recordings at Library programs for use in publicity. This includes use in our Newsletter, website, Facebook or Twitter pages. Please inform us if you do not want photos or videos taken of you or your child.

Recycle Station

The Main Building and Nesconset Branch are collecting the following items for recycling:
 
- Batteries (household, single use and rechargeable)
- Cell Phones
- Eyeglasses  recycle
 

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The Smithtown Library

Long Island's Largest Library Serving the Communities of Smithtown:
Commack, Fort Salonga, Hauppauge, Head of the Harbor, Kings Park, Nesconset, Nissequogue, Saint James, Smithtown, Village of the Branch

Commack Branch

3 Indian Head Road
Commack, NY 11725
631-360-2480
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Kings Park Branch

One Church Street
Kings Park, NY 11754
631-360-2480
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Nesconset Branch

148 Smithtown Boulevard
Nesconset, NY 11767
631-360-2480
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Smithtown Main Building

One North Country Road
Smithtown, NY 11787
631-360-2480
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