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The Islip Public Library is CLOSED until further notice in order to protect the health and well-being of our patrons and staff. The Library’s book drop remains closed. Fines are not accruing and will be waived once the Library re-opens. The Library Board and staff look forward to a resumption of services and wish all of our patrons the very best during this difficult time.

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Download eBooks and eAudiobooks for Kids 0-12! From The Very Hungry Caterpillar to Harry Potter, Overdrive has books for every child. Librarian Tip: choose a 7-day loan for quick reads such as picture books and easy readers. Click Here to access.

Magazines offering engaging stories, poems, rhymes, craft ideas, puzzles, games, and more. Flipster offers popular titles, such as, National Geographic Kids, Ladybug, Brainspace, Sports Illustrated Kids, Ranger Rick, and more! Click Here, then choose Family and Kids.

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