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  • How can I get a reference question answered?
    Reference staff is available at the reference desk during library hours to help you with your questions.  During library hours, questions can be answered by phone by asking for the reference desk at either building.  After hours, questions can be submitted via email at library@nenpl.org.
  • Where can I get information on programs and events being held at the Library?
    Library programs, activities, and services are described in our award-winning newsletter, The Library. The newsletter is mailed to all households in the library district each month, and copies are available in the Library. A special large print version is available in both library buildings.  A PDF version of the newsletter is available here. Program information is also available on our online calendar.
  • Does the Library have a notary public?
    No.  The Library does offer an updated list of local locations offering the service.
  • Can I use the community room in the Library for a general public meeting?
    The community rooms are also available for use by non-profit community groups. There is no charge for community room use, but activities must meet Library guidelines and reservations are required. A printable form to request the Community Rooms is available here. Please contact the Community Services Department for further information.
  • How can I use the Tutorial Room?
    Tutorial Rooms, located on the mezzanine in each library, may be reserved for literacy and other non-profit tutoring. The Tutorial Rooms are equipped with a DVD for instructional use. A printable form to request the use of the Community Rooms is available here.
  • How can I use the Quiet Study Room?
    The Quiet Study Room on the mezzanine at Northport and the Learning Center in the East Northport Library are designed for individual quiet study. An additional Quiet Study room is available at the lower level of the Northport building. Click here for tutorial guidelines.
  • Can I post an announcement on the Library’s bulletin board?
    Library activities and community events are posted on the community bulletin boards located in both Library buildings. Space is also available for postings by non-profit groups and organizations. If you wish to post a notice, complete a Request to Post form available at either the Circulation Desk or the Reference Desk.
  • Does the Library accept donations?
    Books, audiovisual materials, and other items, whether new or used, may be donated to either library location. Materials not selected for use in the Library's collection will be sold at Library book sales. A letter of acknowledgement will be sent, and we will state the number of items donated if requested.
  • Is the Library accessible for persons with disabilities?

    Both Library buildings are accessible to people with disabilities. Visually-enhanced computer equipment and assistive listening devices are available.  Please ask a Librarian about other special equipment, or let us know in advance if you require any special accommodations to participate in Library programs and activities.

 

 


 

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