Thanks to our patrons

We want to thank everyone who showed up for yesterday’s eclipse. As you may have guessed, we totally (not partially) underestimated the number of people who would come. It was only your good cheer and generous spirit that made the event as successful as it was. Just be aware that top Library brass is already gathering in a desperate caffeine-fueled huddle planning for the next eclipse.

2017 Man Booker longlist announced

“The Man Booker Prize is my favourite prize!” gushed Library Director Laura Eckley. “I’ve never read a bad book from them.” So, we’ve made a list of the nominees Read more…

August Museum of the Month

Visit the Intrepid Air Sea and Space Museum now through December 3 and enjoy the new exhibit DRONES: IS THE SKY THE LIMIT? Your library card gives you access to all of the Museum’s exhibits. Reserve a pass today on our Museum Pass page.

Books to Screens

This month’s Main Reading Room display celebrates the role books play in stimulating Hollywood’s imagination. Every book relates to a film or television show released or scheduled to be released this calendar year. If you can’t make it to the Library, we’ve put the list online. Most  of the titles can be Read more…

Jump ahead of your neighbors! Below are lists of books and dvds we've ordered but have not yet received. Click on "check our catalog" to place a hold. If you'd like a weekly email with updated orders go to the signup page, choose the categories you are interested in and enter your email.
Usual Suspects
Adult Fiction
Adult Non-fiction
Young Adult
SF & Fantasy