Annual Library Vote 2024

Budget Vote Results: 415 Yes, 67 No. Congratulations to Jacqueline Elsas (5-year term) and Lisa Herskowitz (1-year term) on their election to the Library Board of Trustees.

 

Computers & Technology FAQ

 

Does the Library have computers I can use with Internet access?

Yes. There are a number of computers located within the Library to allow Internet access for adult, teen and children patrons and guests. Please see a librarian to help you gain access to these machines.


Can I print from a computer?

Yes, all computers for public use are connected to a centralized printer which will guide you through the printing process. You can choose to print in color or black and white. Applicable fees will be displayed. Prints are to be picked up at the circulation desk.


Can I print in color?

Color printing can be done by using the public internet computers. Color copies can be made by using the scanner located in the reference area of both library buildings. Applicable fees will be displayed. Prints are to be picked up at the circulation desk.


Does the Library have wireless Internet access?

Yes. Wireless Internet access is available throughout both buildings, in the court yard at the Northport location and in the park adjacent to the East Northport location. 


Can I print from a laptop?

The Library has deployed a wireless print solution called Princh.

Laptop & Chromebooks
Patrons can to upload files they want printed using the Princh website (https://print.princh.com) and one of our library printer codes.

NENPL Printer Codes
Circulation Desk – adult and teen patrons, also child patrons printing in Color
– Northport: 1 0 3 0 2 7 (NP Patron Flyer)
– East Northport: 1 0 3 0 2 8 (EN Patron Flyer)

Children’s Room – child patrons printing in black and white only
– Northport: 1 0 3 0 3 1 (Children’s NP Patron Flyer)
– East Northport: 1 0 3 0 3 4 (Children’s EN Patron Flyer)
NOTE: Printing in the Children’s rooms is limited to children.


May I type a document with word-processing software?

The library maintains several versions of word processing software.


Does the Library have Online Research  for articles or other information?

You may search through our Online Resources at home, or from the library. You will need you library card and password to use available databases at home.


May I use a diskette, CD, or USB flash drive with your computers?

The public computers in the library accept a variety of media.  You will have to ask for a USB disk drive to use your diskette.


What other programs are available on public computers?

We  make every effort to keep our public computers current with the latest in word processing, spreadsheet, graphic and database applications. The programs are both commercial and open source.


Does the library have scanners for public use?

Scanners for the public are available in both Library buildings. Each scanner allows you to save documents to a variety of formats and offers different output options.

Upcoming Events

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Advanced Microsoft Excel

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Northport Building
Registration
Library Location: Northport Building
Room: Community Room - Northport
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Programs, Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
NENC716 Learn about advanced Excel features including vLookup, data validation, pivot tables, and subtotals. Experience required: "Intermediate Microsoft Excel" or equivalent. Part 3 of a 3-part series. Attend any or all three classes. 12 lapto...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Virtual Event
Library Location: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Programs, Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
NENC717 In this lecture class, learn about apps that might help to improve your sleeping habits, fitness, diet, and lead to a healthy lifestyle in general. See how to download the apps, and find reviews for those that will work best for you. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Introduction to QuickBooks (part 1 of 3)

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Northport Building
Registration
Library Location: Northport Building
Room: Community Room - Northport
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Programs, Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 31
Event Details:
NENC718 Learn the fundamentals of QuickBooks including creating a Chart of Accounts, understanding Items, Asset, Liability, and Equity Accounts, and creating invoices. Accounting and bookkeeping knowledge and basic computer skills required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

SeniorNet: One-on-One Tech Help

10:00am - 10:30am
East Northport Building
Registration
Library Location: East Northport Building
Room: Reading Room - East Northport
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Programs, Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
NENC737 Do you need help with your iPhone, Android phone, iPad, laptop, or other computer device? Technology coaches from SeniorNet will be on-site to provide personalized, one-on-one tech assistance. Bring your device, your account and password i...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

SeniorNet: One-on-One Tech Help

10:30am - 11:00am
East Northport Building
Registration
Library Location: East Northport Building
Room: Reading Room - East Northport
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Programs, Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
NENC738 Do you need help with your iPhone, Android phone, iPad, laptop, or other computer device? Technology coaches from SeniorNet will be on-site to provide personalized, one-on-one tech assistance. Bring your device, your account and password i...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

SeniorNet: One-on-One Tech Help

11:00am - 11:30am
East Northport Building
Registration
Library Location: East Northport Building
Room: Reading Room - East Northport
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Programs, Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
NENC739 Do you need help with your iPhone, Android phone, iPad, laptop, or other computer device? Technology coaches from SeniorNet will be on-site to provide personalized, one-on-one tech assistance. Bring your device, your account and password i...