The Library is Closed; Call, Chat, or Email

EMPL remains closed due to construction. Our electronic resources, eBooks, programs, and reference services are still available.

During the closure, no fines will accrue, and all due dates have been extended. Please DO NOT attempt to return material to the Library.

Library staff can be reached by telephone weekdays from 10 to 7 and Saturdays from 10 to 1. Dial the Library’s main number: (516) 794-2570.

Other contact options include live chat and email. Visit the Library’s website at and look for the chat widget in the lower-right or use the Ask A Question button at the top.

Check the Library’s Events Calendar for upcoming online programs for all ages.