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DIX HILLS BUILDING
55 Vanderbilt Parkway
Dix Hills, N.Y. 11746

(631) 421-4530

HOURS
Monday - Friday:
9:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday:
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sundays (Sept. - June):
noon - 5:00 p.m.

 

MELVILLE BUILDING
510 Sweet Hollow Road
Melville, N.Y. 11747

(631) 421-4535

HOURS
Monday - Thursday:
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday and Saturday:
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sundays:
Closed

 

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(631) 213-7927

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Outreach

Delivery to Homebound Patrons

Community volunteers assist our Outreach Librarian by delivering books, magazines, DVD's and CD audiobooks to patrons who are unable to come into the library due to short- or long-term illness or disability.

Outreach Application Form - Download and fill out this form to apply for Outreach services, then return it to the address listed.

Outreach Materials Preference Form - Use this form to let us know what you'd like us to deliver.

Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library



In-Library Services:

At our Dix Hills branch, visually and learning disabled patrons may use our:

    • ZoomText-equipped Internet and word processing computer that magnifies and speaks
    • Upgraded Merlin magnifier/reader
    • Kurzweil Reader for magnification of reading materials
    • Listening Station for CD's and audiocassettes that plays music or audiobooks
      (Please bring your own headphones)

Through Half Hollow Hills Community Library's interlibrary loan program, patrons with visual disabilities may borrow videos that feature full narrative descriptions.

In addition, both library buildings provide access and accommodation for individuals who are physically challenged. Any of our staff members will be happy to assist you. For more information, please e-mail our Outreach Librarian, Catherine Given, at hhhoutreach@gmail.com or call her at (631) 498-1225. To contact us by texting on your cell phone, dial (631) 213-7927.

 

Make the Library Your Connection to FREE ADULT COURSES

High School Diploma G.E.D.

Adults 21 and over can study for a G.E.D. (General Equivalency Diploma) at home through the GRASP program. All materials and instructions are provided to students free of charge.

For information, call Nadine Singer at (631) 261-3600.