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Tech one-on-ones are currently being conducted virtually. Click here to schedule an appointment. Tech One-on-One reservations are available for basic computer help, iPhone or iPad support, smart devices, 3D printing, social media, Zoom, Android help, email help, Library apps, Mac help,

The Port Washington Public Library's Art Advisory Council presents a virtual exhibit by collage painter Hiromitsu Kuroo. Kuroo’s exploration of origami, the traditional Japanese art of folding paper is examined through a unique manipulation of acrylic, canvas and bleach. Born

The Library is now open on Saturdays from 10 a.m to 4 p.m. for Curbside and Building Hours.   Monday •  Building Hours 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday  • Building Hours 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday  •  Building Closed for Deep Cleaning Thursday 

It's back to school time and we are providing learning-focused virtual programming and events including one-on-one college interview guidance via Interview Express, homework help from Tutor.com, video tutorials from Lynda.com, test prep and college prep workshops among other tools for students. Visit the Learn and Research

Don’t know what to read or watch next? Ask the experts! Fill out a recommendation form and our librarians will select some titles just for you that can be picked up via our Curbside Grab-and-Go service. For children’s book recommendations,

PWPL is proud to announce the launch of our Curbside Grab-and-Go service! Reserve any of your favorite library items (not just books!) online and, when they are ready, we will notify you to come by the library building for a contactless pickup out front. Hours are Weekdays, 10 am to 6 pm and Saturdays 10 am to 4 pm (hours subject to change). As per ALA and OCLC guidance, all returned library materials are quarantined for 96 hours to ensure safety. 

PWPL is now accepting returned materials! Patrons can drop off any library items they have had at home these last few months (including materials on loan from other Nassau County libraries) at PWPL starting June 15. In accordance with CDC

Even now, libraries are here to help you learn, grow, and entertain the kids! We're happy to offer residents without an existing library card a Digital Library Card, with access to things like ebooks, audiobooks, live tutoring, digital magazines, language

As Long Island begins to re-open, the Port Washington Public Library is also moving forward with its re-opening plans. In order to facilitate this, the Library has created PWPL Ahead, a comprehensive plan to begin re-opening while best addressing the safety and health concerns of PWPL staff and patrons. PWPL Ahead consists of four phases that mirror the phases of New York State’s “New York Forward” re-opening plan. As Long Island enters each new phase, PWPL will also, if it is deemed safe. (Updated October 30, 2020)

Stream and download movies, TV shows, concerts, documentaries, online courses and magazines. The new RBdigital streaming video service includes selections from Acorn TV, Great Courses, Qello, IndieFlix, Pongolo, Learn it Live, and Method Test. Checkout an all-access 7-day pass to binge watch as much as you would like on as many as Three Channels. We've also added a selection of over 5,000 adult audiobooks and 2,000 children's audiobooks, as well as thousands of comics and graphic novels.