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Today is Sunday, March 01, 2015. The Library is open Noon - 5:00PM

            

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TAX INFORMATION

To save money, AARP has asked the Tax-Aide program to consolidate tax sites. Unfortunately, this has led AARP to drop the West Hempstead Public Library as one of their tax locations.
Keep in mind that there are other alternative tax sites: the Hempstead, Malverne, Mineola and Franklin Square Public Libraries, as well as the Bethpage Federal Credit Union (one does not have to be a member, and the service is free).

 

NEW FAMILY PASS

Our Pass to the Nassau County Firefighters Museum admits 6 family members. We think you'll enjoy this interactive learning center! You may reserve the pass 30 days in advance or on a walk-in basis. Learn more here...

 

SPANISH LANGUAGE SERVICES WEBPAGE

You can now locate our Spanish Lanuage Services by clicking on the Departments link in the left menu of our website. If you have questions or suggestions, please e-mail Pia Ramirez at canaria@whplibrary.org.


 


     
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FREE LANGUAGE LESSONS USING MANGO, ONLINE OR MOBILE!

Have you tried the Mango Languages online language-learning system yet? It's a fun and easy way to prepare for your next holiday!

Learning a new language with Mango Languages is free - just enter your Library Card Number to get started, or create a login ID to keep track of your progress. Each lesson combines real life situations and audio with simple, clear instructions.

You can choose a Foreign language for English speakers or an English course for non-English speakers, or a Specialty course that helps you celebrate a world culture by learning the vocabulary and expressions of a native speaker.

 

ONLINE PROGRAM REGISTRATION!

Did you know that if you have a library card, you can now register for most of our programs online using our Event Calendar? Just go to the starting date of the class, click on "Register" and enter your library barcode.

Remember that when the program charges a fee, you have 72 hours to bring your check (or cash if indicated) into the library, otherwise your registration will be cancelled. We do not yet have online payments, but we are working on it. Patrons may still register in person, as always

 

UPDATED KINDLE COLLECTION

Our Kindles come pre-loaded with a collection of NY Times bestsellers that we update periodically, so you will have a nice selection of both fiction and non-fiction books from which to choose. Our most recent titles were added as of February, 6, 2015.

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DATABASES AND HOMEWORK HELP!

Now that students are back in school, remember that our online tutoring site and homework resources are always available 24/7 directly at www.whplibrary.org/research, or navigate from our homepage using the menu on the left. Hover over, or click on "Online Services" then click on "Databases for eResearch."

In the box on the right side of each of our database pages, you'll find our subject listing as well as a link to our alphabetical list of all of our databases and online tools to help you in your research and browsing.
Search these valuable ebooks and articles! (You'll need to enter your library barcode, so have it handy.)

Here are some Research Tips:

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