Library to Your Door

This program is designed to deliver library materials to patrons who are unable to visit the library due to illness or disability. An application for this program is available online (pdf) . For more information, contact Ms. McCarthy at 766-6257, x118 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ESL Programs

Let's Talk: An ESL Discussion Group ESL  for non-native speakers of English

Offered one Saturday per month from 3 – 4:30 pm

Improve your English through reading and discussion with Alene Scoblete, Librarian and NY State certified ESL & English teacher.
Contact Adult Reference @ 516-766-6257 x5 for more information.
Free! All are welcome! Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by the Rockville Centre Library Friends.

Talking Book and Braille Service

Talking Book and Braille Service
The Andrew Heiskell Library operates a books-by-mail program that delivers thousands of recorded and braille titles postage-free. The Talking Books program lends "talking books" to Long Island residents who cannot hold, handle, or see well enough to read regular print books. It also offer free access to a website where you can download any or all of the 145,000 audiobooks or digital braille files onto a flashdrive to play and keep, as well as a free app for iOS, Android, and newer Kindle Fires, to give you instant access to all the audio books and digital braille books on the go.

Application for Free Library Service - INDIVIDUALS
(This PDF is compatible with screenreaders. It can be filled out electronically and printed for certification.)

Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology

As an Open Door partner, the Library provides the following to assist patrons with disabilities:

  • an easy to use closed circuit television magnifier (CCTV)
  • teletype (TTY) machine and assistive listening devices to amplify the sound at programs.