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Acting with an abundance of caution, all programs and meeting room reservations will be canceled until further notice.

We plan to reschedule as many programs as possible and will notify those who have registered for events or use of library space.

No Fines will be charged through April 18. 

All Book Sale donations are suspended until further notice.

Complete the Census online here

Complete the US Census Online

By now, you should have received mail from the US Census. It is important to complete the census. You can do it online, via phone, or by mail. Use the link on the Library’s Catalog which will take you to the official US Census site.

Download eBooks, eAudio, eVideos, Magazines and More!

Freading: Always available eBooks

Overdrive: We have thousands of books, including the most popular bestsellers. If a title is not available, you may have to put a hold on it. When the book becomes available for download, you will be notified.

Hoopla: Instantly stream or temporarily download music, eBooks, eAudio, comics, television episodes and movies! The Library has increased the total number of digital downloads from Hoopla to 15 for the time being.

RBdigital: Select from the most popular magazines and download them today!

Online Home-Learning Help

The Library has databases and encyclopedias to help your teens and children with their assignments. We have databases that are specifically for children and the information obtained on these sites is reputable.

Resources for Teens and Children

Learning Resources

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Online Databases

Explore Suffern Library's many databases! Learn a new language, take free classes, read world newspapers, research genealogy...and so much more!

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Student Using Laptop at Suffern Free Library

Meeting Rooms

Meeting rooms are available to groups and organizations in the community for informational, educational, recreational, civic and cultural meetings. Please read the policy carefully to see if your group qualifies for the use of our space. If you have any questions, contact us either by email or by calling (845) 357-1237.

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Always Available eBooks

Want to download an eBook TODAY? Freading has thousands of eBooks to choose from and they are always available! You can download from Freading onto any eReader including the Kindle Fire (except the basic Kindle, sorry).

Technology at Suffern Library

eBooks, eAudio, Videos

We have THOUSANDS of books, including the most popular bestsellers! If a book is not available, you can place it on hold and you will be notified when it is available to download. These books can be downloaded onto all popular eBook Readers.

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Movies, Music, Audiobooks, eBooks & More

Instantly stream or temporarily download music, eBooks, comics, audiobooks, television episodes and movies! You can access hoopla via your computer, tablet or smartphone. Just download the free hoopla digital mobile app.

Download Magazines

Try RBdigital! Get popular magazines delivered directly to your phone, iPad, computer, tablet, etc. Once you download the magazines, they are YOURS TO KEEP!

Book Sales

Suffern Library holds six book sales each year. Upcoming 2020 sales are on:

  • Feb. 28 & 29
  • April 24 & 25 (Preview on April 23)
  • June 19 & 20
  • August 14 & 15
  • October 16 & 17 (Preview on October 15)
  • December 4 & 5

*Preview Sales are for Suffern and Sloatsburg library cardholders only.

Need Help?

Our staff is here to help. Feel free to contact us via email or call us at 845-357-1237.