Sayville Library
Sayville Library
88 Greene Ave. Sayville, NY 11782 • (631) 589-4440
Sayville Library
88 Greene Ave. Sayville, NY 11782 • (631) 589-4440
88 Greene Ave. • (631) 589-4440
— Library Hours —
Saturday, Sep 26, 2020
9:30am to 5pm
We are open.
PLEASE NOTE: All returned items will be quarantined for 1 week before being checked in. Thank you for your understanding.
Circulation Policy.
Interested in borrowing any of our materials? Please read all parts of our circulation policy below.
If you have any questions regarding the policy, please contact us by phone at (631) 589 - 4440.
How do I get a library card?
You must have your library card or driver's license in order to check out materials from the library. To get a Sayville Library card you will need one (1) form of identification. A listing of acceptable forms of identification are as follows:
A valid NYS driver license
A current Town of Islip ID card
A current Sayville School ID (for students)
A current College or University ID (for students)
A utility bill, dated within 30 days, showing residence within the Sayville School District boundaries
A copy of a lease agreement, mortgage or tax bill showing residence within the Sayville School District boundaries

To receive a child or teen library card, the parent or guardian must be present to sign the registration card for anyone under 18. DVDs may be checked out on these cards if permission is given by the parent/guardian by signing the back of the registration card. With parental permission, children and teens will be able to access the internet from the library. Please ask for an Internet Permission Form.

Library cards expire every three (3) years. A valid driver license or a piece of mail, stamped within the last 30 days, are acceptable forms of identification for a library card renewal.

For our materials that are fine free, the full cost of the item will be owed if the item is not returned. The loan periods and overdue schedule for our materials are as follows:
Lawn Games, Video Games, Special Items 7 DAYS $1.00 a day
Quick Flicks 3 DAYS Fine free
New DVD's 7 DAYS Fine free
Juvenile Holiday Books(During Season) 7 DAYS Fine free
Adult Test Collect 14 DAYS 50¢ a day
Long Island Collection 14 DAYS Fine free
New Books 14 DAYS Fine free
New Audio Books 14 DAYS Fine free
New CD's 14 DAYS Fine free
Periodicals 14 DAYS Fine free
Regular Books 21 DAYS Fine free
Regular CD's 21 DAYS Fine free
Vinyl Records 7 DAYS $.05 a day
Regular Audio Books 21 DAYS Fine free
Non-Fiction DVD's 7 DAYS Fine free
Educators Collection 21 DAYS Fine free
Paying Your Fines
The Sayville Library is pleased to offer the option to pay library fees online! When you owe the library $10 or more, you will see the option to pay online from "View Your Patron Record" accessible from home or in the Library at a computer stations. Payments are guaranteed and verified secure using any Visa, MasterCard or debit card. Items must be returned or reported as lost or damaged to use this service. We also offer the option to make payments in person at the Sayville Library circulation desk.
24/7 Mailboxes
For those on the go, we offer the option to pick up your items without coming into the library, or when the library is closed. Call the library and ask a Circulation Clerk to check out your items and place them inside one of the mailboxes. We will then program the mailbox for you with a four digit code and you will have 24 hours to pick up your items. If you have not picked it up within the 24 hours it will come inside and be placed on the hold shelf. The mailboxes are located on the south side of the building. Please ask at the Circulation Desk for more information.
Inter-Library Loans
Through inter-library loans, you may request items from other libraries in the county or an out-of-area library be sent to Sayville Library for pick-up. Some materials, such as new items or the only available copy may not be loanable.
Totes to Go
Sayville Library bags may be borrowed along with your other items. It checks out for 3 weeks and is renewable two times. If you should choose not to return the bag, the replacement cost is $2.00.
We also offer specialized library cards for businesses. Click to learn more!
Did you know?
Business owners may apply for a library card by bringing in a business card with the business name, owner name and address of the business. Cards are not distributed to employees or family members. This card may only be used in the Sayville Library as it will be a "Local Use Only" card.

We recently became aware that an unauthorized third party breached a database that included some of your learning data, such as contact information and courses viewed. We are informing you of this issue out of an abundance of caution.

Please know that we have no evidence that this data included your password. And while we have no evidence that your specific account was accessed or that any data has been made publicly available, we wanted to notify you as a precautionary measure.

If you have questions, we encourage you to contact us through our Support Center.

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