Located at:
500 Hempstead Ave.
West Hempstead, N.Y. 11552

(516) 481-6591
(516) 481-2608 FAX

Regular Hours:
Mon-Thu: 9am - 9 pm
Fri: 9 am - 6 pm
Sat: 9 am -5 pm
Sun: 12 pm-5 pm

Summer Hours:
Mon-Thu: 9am - 9 pm
Fri: 9 am - 6 pm
Sat: 9 am -1 pm

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Subject Guides and Pathfinders

Comprehensive listing of community organizations in West Hempstead
Lists local organizations in the West Hempstead community, with addresses, phone numbers and websites. Click on the website address in the document to go directly to the website. (Big File-Wait for it to Load)
Public service guides for consumers
Practical information on a variety of consumer topics including product reviews and safety alerts..


Websites for help when seeking employment.
In the library, ask at the Reference Desk for the The Chief (a weekly newspaper) and our listings of Nassau County and other civil service jobs. There are resume templates in Microsoft Word, and we also have WinWay Software on our computers to help you prepare and send your resume.
Websites covering finance and investing.
Financial publications that may be borrowed include: Forbes, Fortune, Kiplinger's Personal Finance, Money, Smart Money. Ask at the Reference Desk for current issues of the Wall Street Journal and Barron's.
Websites to help you trace your family tree.
Don't forget our databases to use from home (HeritageQuest) or in the library (Ancestry.com). West Hempstead patrons may also "book-a-librarian" for a one-on-one session to learn how to use these valuable research tools.
Lists valuable phone numbers.
Organizations to call when help is needed.
Recommended health and medical websites.
Reliable sources on the web for researching health issues. Check our online databases for both traditional and alternative medicine information.
Books and websites for 50+
These guides for healthy aging include government documents and websites, and suggestions for a happy and successful retirement.

West Hempstead Public Library
500 Hempstead Avenue
West Hempstead, N.Y. 11552

Phone: 516-481-6591
Fax: 516-481-2608
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