Curbside/Telephone Hours:
Mon-Thu: 11-7 / Fri: 11-5 / Sat: 11-3
71 Monell Ave., Islip, NY
631-581-5933

​Curbside/Telephone Hours:
Mon-Thu: 11-7 / Fri: 11-5 / Sat: 11-3​
71 Monell Ave., Islip, NY
631-581-5933

Curbside/Telephone Hours:
Mon-Thu: 11-7 / Fri: 11-5 / Sat: 11-3
71 Monell Ave., Islip, NY
631-581-5933

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Book a Librarian

Our Book a Librarian service provides technology assistance to Islip Public Library card holders. Assistance is provided in a 30-minute one-on-one session with a professional reference librarian. Please call the Adult Reference Desk, or click the link below to request an appointment for this service.

Technology Assistance We Provide:

  • Managing your Library account online (searching, requesting, renewing library materials and registering for programs)
  • Accessing and using the Library’s online databases
  • Downloading Library eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines
  • Streaming movies from Indieflix
  • Assisting with personal computers and devices:
    • Learning computer skills
    • Setting up an email account
    • Attaching files to an email
    • Surfing the Internet
    • Uploading files to the Internet
    • Using Social Media (ie Facebook, Instagram, Twitter etc…)
    • Creating and managing files and folders
    • Transferring photos from a device to a computer

...and more!

Book a Librarian Service can not… :

  • …provide data entry or offer advice regarding medical, legal, financial, income tax, or personal transactions (ie: applications, contracts, online purchases, travel bookings, wills, etc…). We can however, steer users to reliable sources of information.
  • …type or proofread your document, resume, cover letter, etc.
  • …help with the removal of computer infections and/or viruses. Assistance of this kind will need to be addressed by IT professionals available through: Apple, Microsoft, Best Buy etc…). We can however, provide general assistance with computer software.

For more information about our Book a Librarian service, please call to speak with a librarian at the Adult Reference Desk.

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Please be advised that parking will be limited to the side streets and access to the building will be through Monell Avenue until the lot work is completed. All visitors must be wearing a face mask upon entry into the building. Weather permitting, curbside pick-up of materials will continue on Monell Avenue for those patrons who prefer that service. We look forward to seeing you!