Digital Audio Books and eBooks

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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 fourtenn 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

 

What's Going on Today

Registration for June computer classes begins on Monday, May 21 at 9:00 a.m. Registration will be held at the Reference Desk and classes will be held in the Training Room. Getting Started - Practice using the mouse and get to know the basics of
Registration begins on Monday, April 16 at 9:15am. CLASSES: Mondays, May 7, 14, and 21 at 11 AM. Ages 2-3 with participating caregiver. Twenty minutes of age appropriate songs and stories for young children.
Monday, May 21 at 12:00 p.m.: The Lost City of Z Join us for a discussion on the novel and how it is brought to life on the big screen. Refreshments will be served.
The Lost City of Z starring Charlie Hunnam (PG-13, 140 min.)
Mondays, April 2 - June 11 at 5:30 p.m. No class on May 28 Online Registration: Open registration begins on Thursday, March 8 at 6:00 p.m. Fee: $35 check or money order Limit: 30 Sessions: 10
Wednesdays, June 13 - August 1 at 6:00 p.m. No classes on June 27 & July 4 Online Registration: Monday, May 21 at 6:00 p.m. for Hicksville UFSD residents. Online registration for out of district residents begins on Thursday, May 24 at 9:00 a.m.
Join Linda Cafiero for a relaxing evening of self-discovery. Through the exploration of various meditation techniques, you’ll find the path to your true nature and enjoy a more ful lling life. Please bring a towel or mat. No registration
Mondays, April 23 - June 11 at 7:30 p.m. No classes on May 7 & May 28 Online Registration: Registration for Hicksville residents will be held exclusively online beginning on Tuesday, April 3 at 6:00 p.m. Open registration begins on Friday, April 6 at

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Board Meeting Dates


Wednesday, January 17
Wednesday, February 21
Wednesday, March 21
Wednesday, April 18
Wednesday, May 16

These meetings will be held at the Administration building located at 120 Second Street at 7:00 P.M..