The East Williston Public Library

2 Prospect Street, East Williston, NY 11596, (516) 741-1213


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Library Hours

Monday - Friday
11:00am -7:30pm

10:30am -3:00pm

Library Board Meeting
November 25, 2014

Thanksgiving Eve - Nov. 26th - Close at 4:30 pm
Thanksgiving Day - Nov. 27th
Day after Thanksgiving  - Nov. 28th












East Williston Library
Long Range Plan 2005 - 2010

Goal 1:

To provide community members with access to current, popular materials for learning and entertainment.


  • Purchase sufficient reading materials for adult and juvenile collections
  • Evaluate suggestions from adults and children
  • Increase new book and subject displays
  • Offer adult lectures and programs
  • Provide resource information to the Senior Committee

Goal 2:

Foster a love of books and reading in children.


  • Offer story time programs
  • Provide for varied children's programs
  • Increase participation in the Summer Reading Program
  • Partner with the East Williston School District

Goal 3:

Promote technology to access information.


  • Offer computer training classes
  • Involve staff in computer instruction to patrons
  • Redesign the Library's Web page to make it easier for people to locate information
  • Educate the public on databases available through the library

Goal 4:

Increase and support the continuing professional development of library staff.


  • Provide job-specific training to all staff
  • Increase staff participation in library decision-making as appropriate
  • Provide continuing education opportunities offered through the Nassau Library System