September is Library Card Sign-Up Month

Get a free libray card and check out something incredible!
A library card is your ticket to attend many of our programs, use our services and
borrow our collections
.
Haverstraw Library card members can check out electronics
like an iPad and a Switch console and visit over 10 local Museum Passes for free.
Don't miss out! Drop by the circulation desk or register online today!

What's happening at your library:

Banned Books Week, Sept. 23-29

Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. This event highlights the value of free and open access to information and shared support of the freedom to seek and to express ideas, even those some consider unorthodox or unpopular.

Show your support! Visit bannedbooksweek.org for more information, drop by the library and check out some banned books and spread the word!

Prevent Tax-Time Surprise with Paycheck Checkup

It's important to check your federal income tax withholding now to avoid an unexpected tax bill or penalty at tax time. The IRS Withholding Calculator can help. For more info, check out this video:

Voter Resources

Elections are coming soon. Be prepared! Check out these useful resources:

Absentee Ballot
Election Reminder Tool
How to Use Optical Ballot
Register to Vote
Polling Place Lookup
Voter Lookup

Polls are open 6 am - 9 pm. For more information, check out the Board of Election FAQs page.

Our Services

Instantly borrow digital media

Hoopla

Instantly stream or download media for offline use! Hoopla content includes e-books, e-audiobooks, music, movies, TV episodes, and comics. Hoopla has over 500,000 titles and new content is constantly being added. Register by clicking on the "Get Started" button. Enter an email address, a password and start using Hoopla today!

Borrow digital comics!

Comics Plus

Borrow thousands of digital comics anytime, anywhere, with your library card for free. Download the Comics Plus: Library Edition app for iPhone, iPad, Samsung and Android devices to take your borrowed comics on the go! Sign in with your library card and PIN number to start reading your favorite comics today!

Digital books for children and teens!

eSebco Books

Read over 100+ children and teen eBooks anywhere, any time, and for free! Get started by clicking the banner above, enter the username "haverstraw" and password "public" without the quotes, enter your 14-digit Haverstraw Library card number and finally, enter your name, login and enjoy!

Download digital content!

OverDrive

Read, listen, watch, enjoy. Access thousands of eBooks, audiobooks, and videos anywhere and at any time for free through OverDrive. Sign in with just your library card number and PIN! Want to take OverDrive on the go? Get the app for your Apple, Android or Samsung device.

eReaders, Tablets & Laptops

Want to try the latest gadgets? Adult Haverstraw Library cardholders in good standing may borrow out a Nook Color, Amazon Kindle, iPad or Samsung tablet for 14 days. Additionally, HKDPL cardholders may borrow an Apple or Windows laptop for in-house use. Borrow one today at the Adult Reference desk.

Learn a new language

Rosetta Stone

Learn a new language with Rosetta Stone! Access Rosetta Stone from your home computer, within the library or on the go with your mobile device. Get started today by following either of these steps:
Rosetta Stone Computer Log-in Instructions
Rosetta Stone Mobile App Log-in Instructions

AWE Early Literacy Stations

Early Literacy Stations

Haverstraw Library has Early Literacy Stations (ELS) from AWE Learning designed specifically for our youngest patrons ages 2-12 and featuring over 4,000 localized learning activities. The fun, interactive and engaging content spans all seven curricular areas: math; science and nature; social studies and geography; reading; art and music; writing and computer skills; and reference. We have both English and Bilingual Spanish stations available for our young patrons to enjoy.

Reach Out to Us At:

Main Library

  • 10 West Ramapo Road
  • Garnerville, NY 10923
  • Telephone: (845) 786-3800
  • Fax: (845) 786-3791

Village Branch

  • 85 Main Street
  • Haverstraw, NY 10927
  • Telephone: (845) 429-3445
  • Fax: (845) 429-7313