Scan and 3D print with Makerbot Duplicator

January 7, 2015

Broke a handle?  Need a new game piece?  Bring in an item between 2″ and 8″ tall and our Duplicator will copy it and prepare it for 3D printing.  Call 631-421-4530 for an appointment or just drop in and watch the latest technology at work at the Dix Hills Library!Digitizer_4_700x380


Meet Pronunciator!

September 5, 2014

Our new #free #online #language learning service is available now. Welcome to Pronunciator!
http://www.live-brary.com/intro-pronunciator

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Technology at the Library

March 10, 2014

Did you know you can stream movies, tv shows, and music from the Library website?
http://hhhlibrary.org/Downloads/streaming.php

What technology would you like to see more of at the Library?


Library eBook Downloads Easier than Ever!

December 6, 2013

Are you an ebook reader?  If you have a tablet or smartphone, you can borrow ebooks from your Library.

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Coming very soon to our Dix Hills building is the amazing Overdrive Media Station, with all the content from your favorite ebook provider, Live-brary.com . The Media Station features a large touch screen, making it easier than ever to browse the collection of ebooks and audiobooks. With a simple swipe and tap, you can send any title to your favorite device for checkout using a QR code, email, or text.

Never tried borrowing ebooks from the Library? Take a look here: http://hhhlibrary.org/Readers/ebooks.php

 


Talking about music is like dancing about architecture

October 18, 2013

Never the less…

Come and listen to the music and join the discussion, Thursday November  14, 7pm, at the Dix Hills building.

Rich Sobocinski and Lanny Sichel will be playing some songs for us and discussing pre-Beatles, Beatles, and post-Beatles music and how they all relate. As members of several bands (The Berrys, Playback, King Penguin to name a few) they have been performing on and off Long Island longer than any of us care to remember. They’ve played in some of the best (and worst) bars and clubs including CBGBs. Their bands have played for charities and they even played on a Lighthouse! They made multiple appearances on The Uncle Floyd show. And as a member King Penguin, Lanny can be heard on several albums on Fruits de Mer Records.


October 3, 2013

Our app is updated!  Now redesigned for iPad and iOS7.


Connect with us

September 6, 2013

downloadappqrcodesignAs you can see by the signs around the buildings, we’re excited about our new hhhl mobile iOS app, available now in iTunes (Android coming soon, promise!)  Installing the app will give you instant access to the library catalog, allowing you to place reserves on books, music and dvds as soon as you hear about them.  You’ll be able to log-in to your account, receive instant notifications on reserves and overdues, register for programs, and download ebooks.  Got a child who loves to play with your iphone or ipad?  We’ve got a special section of games for kids.  Commuting for business?  There are investment and consumer resources available at the touch of your finger.  Spotted a book/cd/dvd in a store?  Scan the ISBN to see if the Library owns it before you buy.  We’ll even include a way for you to request we purchase and hold for the item for you!  Browse and reserve the NYT Bestsellers.

We’ve tried to pack in everything you need in your busy life. The Library is working for you – connect with us!