Westhampton Free Library
7 Library Avenue • Westhampton Beach, NY 11978
Phone: (631) 288-3335 • Fax: (631) 288-5715



Adult Reference Services

Reference assistance is available for our patrons. Staff will assist patrons in finding the latest bestseller, medical information, class assignments, etc. Patrons can interlibrary loan books and other materials not found in our Library from other libraries. Questions can be asked in person, telephone, fax or e-mail.

Catalog of Materials

Patrons can search for books by author, title, subject or keyword from home using our online catalog.


We have access to thousands of online resources. Start with our Research links above. If you are having issues logging in, or finding what you need, contact our Reference Department at 631-288-3335 ext. 4.





  The Outdoor Summer Movie Series begins July 3 on the Great Lawn at the corner of Main Street and Potunk Lane. Movies start at sunset. 7/3 ¬† Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 7/10 Ghostbusters – Answer the Call 7/17 Miss Congeniality¬† 7/24 National Treasure 7/31 Rudy 8/7 ¬†Sabrina 1995 8/14 Singing in … [Read more…]

Password Requirements

password security

Patrons creating their own passwords for library accounts are required to use a password that fits all of the following criteria: Passwords must be a minimum of eight (8) characters in length. Passwords must contain at least one number and one letter. Passwords must not contain common trivial patterns. For example: A character that is … [Read more…]

Display Case in June: Botanical Artist Rose Pellicano

  Rose Pellicano began to focus on botanical painting in 1993 and since then her work has appeared in ASBA exhibitions at the Horticultural Society of New York, United States Botanic  Garden, Washington D.C., the New York Botanic Garden , the Weisman Art Museum in Minneapolis , The Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. , The Royal … [Read more…]

The Art Gallery in June: Dee McMeekan

Dee McMeekan, a professional dog portraitist who’s work appears in major publications, including Newsday, National Geographic and Sports Illustrated for which she photographs the Westminster Dog Show.

Shoutbomb Text Alert Service Now Available

Shoutbomb Text Alert Service Now Available

The Westhampton Free Library is offering a new Text Alert Service from Shoutbomb that allows you to manage your library account on the go. Signing up is easy! Just send a text message to the email address livebrary@shoutbomb.com (Use the email address in place of a phone number). Have your library card number and password … [Read more…]

Hoopla Login Assistance

Hoopla Login Assistance

If you are able to get into Hoopla, but cannot no longer download (i.e. you could in the past) we have a work-a-round to fix the account settings. First establish a Live-Brary account at https://encore.suffolk.lib.ny.us/iii/encore/myaccount. The password for your account will become your Hoopla pin. Log into Hoopla with your email and your Hoopla password … [Read more…]