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- Dewey Decimal Classification Summaries
Did you ever wanted to know what the Dewey Decimal Classification is and how it works? This site will give a simple explanation.
- Library of Congress
The Library of Congress, established by the U.S. Congress in 1800, houses the largest collection of books, maps, recordings, photographs and manuscripts in the world. There are links to online exhibits about American history and culture. There is a link to their catalog.
- Library Technology Guides
An independent site with news in the library automation and technology field.
Searches the book and serials holdings (periodicals, newspapers, etc.) of the public, academic, school, and special libraries on Long Island. Updated annually. Please click the word "Exit" to logout.
- New York Public Library
The website of a near-by world class library. There are links to the research collection (Catnyp) and to the public collections (Leo). Those who live in New York state are eligible to receive a New York Public Library card.
- New York State Library
The New York State Library, which is located in Albany, is a part of the New York State Education Department. You can access their collection of reference databases by using the client number on your New York state driver’s license or identification card. Please contact a reference librarian if you wish to obtain a book from the state library.
- Search for Public Libraries
A directory of public libraries in the U.S. and its territories maintained by the U.S. Department of Education. Gives addresses, telephone numbers and other information.
- Suffolk County Foreign Language Catalog
The union catalog searches the foreign language materials held at public libraries in Suffolk County. See the Reference Desk for placing interlibrary-loan requests for certain material
- Suffolk County Library Catalog
The library catalog of the 56 public libraries in Suffolk County. Please contact a reference librarian if you wish to obtain a book from another library.
- WorldCat (Free version)
Allows you to find books in libraries outside Suffolk County. Please contact a reference librarian if you wish to obtain a book from another library. Charges may be applied if the book is not available in a public library in Suffolk County.