To assist in preventative measures of the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Hicksville Public Library is closed until April 19th. All Library programming through May 1st has either been cancelled or postponed. The Board will continue to monitor the directives/orders of the Federal/State/Local Governments and make further determinations pursuant to same. Should the Governor modify the subject Executive Order, the Board will revisit and modify this resolution accordingly. Call 931-1417 ext.105 for general information, ext. 124 for Reference, ext. 112 for Children’s, ext.115 for Computer Services. Or you can reach us by e mail at hplinfo@hicksvillelibrary.org. You will be contacted within 24 hours by a staff member.

Kanopy

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Click here or on the image below to access Kanopy! (Getting started instructions below)

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Kanopy is an online video streaming platform with 30,000 movies. This includes documentaries, indie, and foreign films from over hundreds of producers including The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, Kino Lorber, PBS, and thousands of independent filmmakers. Users are limited to 5 videos streamed every month. Download the app or visit hicksville.kanopy.com to sign up with your valid Hicksville Public Library card.

You can also stream films from Roku, iOS, and Android devices using the free Kanopy app, which is available from your device’s app store.

For information about streaming Kanopy to your TV or other Apps check here https://help.kanopy.com/hc/en-us/sections/207299708-Mobile-TV-Apps

Getting Started

Click on the image above or visit https://hicksville.kanopy.com to get started and create your account.


Once you arrive at the site click on "Sign Up" in the top right corner to begin creating your account.

Create an account using one of the following three methods: Facebook, Google, or email address. If you already have an account, simply click the orange "Log in" button and enter your information. You will only have to do this once!

If you have registered with an email address, you will need to go to your email inbox and verify your address. Once your email is verified, or if you used Google or Facebook to login, head to Kanopy and add your Library card number and PIN.

Final step! Enter your Library card number and PIN number here to finish setting up your Kanopy account. If you do not know your PIN number stop in to the Library and ask a librarian or give us a call (ex.124).

You are now ready to stream videos!

If you have any questions or problems getting started, stop in, shoot us an email, or give us a call.

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Upcoming Events

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Board Meeting Dates


Wednesday, April 15 - Virtual Meeting on Zoom
Wednesday, May 20
Wednesday, June 17

Virtual Meetings can be accessed on Zoom Meeting ID: 326 781 753 One tap mobile +19292056099, 326781753# US (New York) Dial by your location +1 929 205 6099 US (New York)
In-person meetings are held at the Administration building located at 120 Second Street at 7:00 P.M.