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Introducing our Garmin GPS navigator! The touch screen allows quick and easy searches for addresses or points of interest. Maps have brightly colored arrows to make navigating easier, and a clear voice states the directions. Restaurants and gas stations are highlighted during the trip as well as school zone warnings. While packing your travel guide, why not add our GPS? You choose the vacation spot and we’ll help you get there.

Friends of the West Nyack Free Library
Community Garage Sale
Saturday, September 17
9 AM to 4 PM at Germonds Park
Parking lot - West Nyack, NY
(Rain Date: September 18)
Fill out an application        Download the flier
Free Admission to look and buy!
Many “Treasures” to be found! Keep all your profits!
$25.00 for one spot, 2 spots for $45.00
Questions? Call/text Lois Cayne at (914) 419-7705 or email for more information


Our display near the Circulation desk features light, fun reads from favorite authors such as Elin Hilderbrand, James Patterson, Dorothea Benton Frank, David Rosenfelt, Stephen King and Debbie Macomber. Our library books are world travelers and great companions to have on your next vacation!

Have you seen our new signs?

We now have signs at three key locations:

-The fork of Demarest Ave. and West Nyack Road

-Intersection of Strawtown Road/Sickletown Road and West Nyack Road

-Intersection of Strawtown Road/Germonds Road/Old Mill Road

Medline Plus Logo Search MedlinePlus

MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.

It is often said, "The book is better than the movie." Summer is the perfect time to catch up on the books that inspired popular films!

On Your Mark, Get Set .....READ!
2016 Summer Reading Program

View the children's program here
View the Young Adult program here

 We are now collecting donations for Warming Hearts of Rockland!

This amazing organization supports patients in chemotherapy and their families. Requested items include new throw blankets (in original packaging); travel packs of tissues; small, spiral-bound memo pads, and unscented lip balms and hand cream.
Please think of Warming Hearts of Rockland when you are stopping by the library. The donation bin is located by the Circulation Desk. Your help and support is greatly appreciated.

Looking for summer reading?  Our new nonfiction shelves are full of hot titles about a variety of subjects including:
  • Biographies of well known, interesting people, both past and present
  • Trending social, political and medical topics of concern to us all
  • Cookbooks with diverse selections of recipes
  • Books about business trends and job skills
A world of topics is just a check-out away and there's always something new to learn about. Broaden your horizons with one of our new nonfiction titles on your next visit.

We are conducting a survey to examine your views about our Library services and priorities. The results will provide an excellent source of information to advance the Library's Strategic Planning process.
Click here to take the survey. Thank you for your participation!

Research Your Family Tree
Did you know that we offer three premier online tools to help you investigate your family history? Select one of the databases below to access or 
visit us for further assistance. New York Records
Digitized NY family history records available on line for free. Descriptions of the records as well as the holding organizations are provided through the links and logos on the New York web page.

HeritageQuest Online
Combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular ProQuest Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content.

Ancestry Library Edition
Billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more. AVAILABLE FOR IN LIBRARY USE ONLY.

Use your West Nyack Library card to download up to 5 free songs a week. You can use your card to stream unlimited music from the collection 24/7.   Don’t have a library card?  Apply online!
Choose from millions of songs and more than 10,000 music labels including Sony Music. Keep songs forever! Learn about Freegal Music and how to download free music here.

Top Albums:

Did you know that West Nyack Library has e-books for Children and Young Adults available through Overdrive? 
New titles are added monthly

Click here for information about how to use Overdrive.

Did your child read a book that they loved and they want to read the next one in the series?  Has your child's teacher given them a reading assignment and they can't decide what book to choose?
Are you confused about your child's reading levels? 
Do you need help finding books for boys? 
We have the answers for you! Click on the links below.
Bookfinders What's Your Level? Books For Boys

At our downstairs Book Sale we’re having Free Book Fridays!
Take as many books as you can carry- but BYOB   (bring your own bag)!

Looking for something fun and cultural to do?
The library has three new museum passes availableAll passes are now kept at the Circulation desk.

Hudson River Museum & Planetarium- Museum complex includes six art galleries, the Andrus Planetarium, and Glenview Mansion, an historic house museum of 1876.
Boscobel House & Gardens- Boscobel is an estate overlooking the Hudson River built in the early 19th century by States Dyckman.
Katonah Museum of Art- The Katonah Museum of Art is a non-collecting institution geared towards visual arts. The museum presents changing exhibitions that cross a spectrum of artistic disciplines, cultures, and historical periods.

Brought to you by the Children's Department

Tumblebooks offers a free ebook each day!
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