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

 

Upcoming Events

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Wednesday, December 16th
Wednesday, January 20th
Wednesday, February 17th
Wednesday, March 16th
Wednesday, April 20th
These meetings will be held at the Administration building located at 120 Second Street.

Todays Events

Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- Play Hooray at 10:15 AM

Registration begins on Monday, January 18th at 9:15 a.m.

CLASSES: Wednesdays , Feb. 3, 10, and 24 at 10:15 A.M.

AGES: 6-18 months

Music and Fun for your little one! Come sing, dance and PlayHooray with your baby. This...

Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- Book Discussion at 1:00 PM

January 13: The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
Books are available approximately 4 weeks before each discussion. Anyone who reads the book is welcome to attend. Refreshments will be served.

Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- Literacy Nassau ESL at 5:30 PM

This service is brought to you by Literacy Nassau and the NYS Office for New Americans. Please contact Literacy Nassau with any questions at 516-867-3580.

Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- Family Fun at 7:15 PM

Registration begins on Monday, January 18th at 9:15 a.m.

CLASSES: Wednesdays Feb. 3, 10, and 24th at 7:15 P.M.

AGES: 1 ½- 4

Enjoy an interactive hour with your preschoolers featuring singing, dancing,...

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