Digital Audio Books and eBooks

Nassau Digital Doorway

The Hicksville Public Library is proud to announce the arrival of Digital Audio Books and eBooks for your enjoyment. You are now able to browse and select from a variety of great titles and download them to your computer, transfer them to a portable device, or burn them onto a CD (when allowed by the publisher) anywhere, anytime. Patrons may check out up to five titles at a time, and at the end of the seven day lending period, the audiobooks and eBooks will expire from the PC and automatically be returned to the digital collection.

To access the Hicksville Public Library digital audiobook and eBook collection you will need:

  • A valid Hicksville Public library card in good standing
    (You will not be able to use this service if you have any overdue items or if you have any outstanding fines on your account)
  • Access to the Internet (high-speed connection preferred)
  • Free downloadable software that downloads audiobooks and eBooks to your computer.

Please note that digital downloads can be enjoyed at home, at work, or when you travel, but are generally not for use on the computers in your library.

Use the links below to view instructions on downloading eBooks and audiobooks to your personal devices

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Kindle Walkthrough

Transfering eBooks to a Nook Written Directions / Click here for video instructions

Transfer Overdrive audiobooks to an Ipod

Ipad Walkthrough

Download Audiobooks

 

Monthly Events

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Todays Events

Wed, Mar 4, 2015 -- Family Fun Time at 10:15 AM

Online Registration Date: Monday February 16th at 9:15 AM
Session Dates:
Wednesdays, Mar. 4, 11, 18 at 10:15 A.M. (You only need to register on one of these dates to be registered in all sessions)...

Wed, Mar 4, 2015 -- Great Women in World History at 2:00 PM

Join us in celebrating Women’s History Month as Saul Silas Fathi discusses several of the great women in world history including Sarah, Abraham’s wife; Mary, mother of Jesus; Cleopatra, the Queen of Egypt; Khadijah, Muhammad’s first...

Wed, Mar 4, 2015 -- Literacy Nassau ESL at 5:45 PM

Classes run on Mondays and Wednesdays from January 12th - March 25th from 5:45 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. at the Computer & Resource Center OR Saturdays
from January 10th - April 4th from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Community Room
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Wed, Mar 4, 2015 -- Zumba at 6:00 PM

Class Dates: Wednesdays, March 4 - April 29 at 6:00 p.m. No class on April 8.

Online registration begins on Wednesday, February 11 at 6:00 p.m. for Hicksville UFSD residents. If any openings remain, online...

Wed, Mar 4, 2015 -- Computer Class: Microsoft Word at 6:30 PM

Registration for all February classes begins on Monday, February 2nd at 1:00 PM. Registration and classes will be held at the Computer & Resource Center.

This class is a two-part series which will be held on Wednesday, March 4 and Thursday...

Wed, Mar 4, 2015 -- Meditation Workshop at 7:00 PM

Join Linda Cafiero for a relaxing evening of self discovery. Escape inward to the center of your being and discover the peaceful oasis that lies within. Through the exploration of various meditation techniques, you’ll find the path to your true...

Board of Trustees Meeting

The next Board of Trustees meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 18 at 7:00 PM. This meeting will be held at the Administration building located at 120 Second Street.

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