M-Th: 9-9 / F-Sa: 9-5 / Sun: 12-4 (Sept-May)631.581.593371 Monell Ave., Islip, NY

Research Tools

Live-Brary Resources

ARTS

BIOGRAPHY

BOOKS & READING

BUSINESS

CONSUMER REVIEWS

CURRENT EVENTS

DIGITAL MEDIA

DIY CAR & HOME

EDUCATION

ENCYCLOPEDIAS & DICTIONARIES

FINANCE

GENEALOGY

GOVERNMENT INFORMATION

HEALTH & WELLNESS

HISTORY

HUMANITIES

JOBS & CAREERS

LANGUAGE LEARNING

LAW

LOCAL HISTORY

LOCAL INFORMATION

MAGAZINES & JOURNALS

MAPS

NEWSPAPERS

HISTORIC NEWSPAPERS

ONLINE LEARNING

SCIENCE

STUDY HELP

TECHNOLOGY

TOPIC GUIDES

TRAVEL


More Research Tools From Credo Reference


Next Reads


Pronunciator

Learn A New Language For FREE!

It's easy to get started today with Pronunciator:

  • Type in your Islip Library barcode number and an email account
  • You will receive an email with a temporary student ID and password
  • You can change your temporary ID and password under "Account" once you log in to Pronunciator.

Already registered with Pronunciator? Click the log in button below:


Visit these sites of third party agencies, groups and programs to find the specific information you seek.

2-1-1 Long Island

2-1-1 Long Island provides Long Islanders with a comprehensive internet connection to human services on a day-to-day basis and in time of disaster. Available online, 2-1-1 Long Island provides visitors with detailed information on nearly 10,000 community resources for help and assistance in a range of areas, including:

  • job training opportunities
  • heating emergencies
  • financial or legal counseling
  • mortgage/rent assistance
  • health services
  • food assistance
  • substance abuse
  • education and training
  • child or elderly care

Catastrophe Preparedness & Response

The Catastrophe Preparedness & Response provides tools to empower families, individuals and small businesses to more effectively plan their own strategies for responding to potentially catastrophic events utilizing:

  • a multimedia resource collection
  • an interactive web site
  • education, training and networking opportunities

The Official ABMS Directory Of Board Certified Medical Specialists

Click here to view the Official ABMS Directory of Board Certified Medical Specialists.

Islip Local History/Genealogy

Our vision is to collect and preserve local history and genealogical information for the community of Islip Hamlet. We strive to make all of our historical information available and easily accessible through our Local History Room collection and digital services. The Library is actively seeking historical documents, photographs, videos, & other forms of historical media to add to our collection for preservation. If you have any historical materials of Islip Hamlet and are willing to contribute to our collection, please speak with a reference librarian. In most cases, your original documents can be returned to you.

Photographic Collections

The Islip Public Library is actively seeking historical photographs of Islip Hamlet to preserve a visual history of the community. If you can provide additional information about specific photographs, we encourage you to leave a comment on the photo page or speak with a reference librarian.

Check out our photographic collections on Flickr and Pinterest:

Paper Collectibles

The Library also seeks ephemera that relate to the Islip Hamlet to add to our archival collection. Ephemera are written or printed documents originally intended to be important or useful for a short period of time. Such items might include early letters written by local residents, tickets or programs from shows or movies, greeting cards, invitations, calendars from local businesses, receipts from local businesses, other printed giveaways from stores. A donation of Hamlet ephemera that we can add to our collection would be tax deductible.

Genealogy

Search Ancestry For:

  • Birth, Marriage & Death Records(Including Social Security Death Index)
  • Census & Voter Lists
  • Immigration & Travel Records
  • Military Records

Links:
Live-brary Genealogy – Including Heritage Quest, Fold3 and more
American Family Immigration - Ellis Island
Cyndi's List
Family Search
Long Island Genealogy
Rootsweb
Soundex Converter
Steve Morse
Vital Records Information for United States

Translate »