General Information

Local Government Agencies

LOCAL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

NASSAU COUNTY-- COUNTY GOVERNMENT 

Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building
1550 Franklin Avenue
Mineola, New York 11501-4898
516-571-3000
 
Located in Eisenhower Park
Merrick and Stewart Avenues
East Meadow, New York 11554
516-572-0200
 

NASSAU COUNTY-- TOWN GOVERNMENTS 

One Washington Street
Hempstead, New York 11550
516-489-5000
 
220 Plandome Road
Manhasset, New York 11030
516-869-6311
 
54 Audrey Avenue
Oyster Bay, New York 11771
516-624-6100
 

SUFFOLK COUNTY-- COUNTY GOVERNMENT 

H. Lee Dennison Building
100 Veterans Memorial Highway
P.O. Box 6100
Hauppauge, New York 11788
631-853-5593
-AND-
Riverhead County Center
County Road 51
Riverhead, New York 11901
631-852-1400
 
Suffolk County Clerk's Office
310 Center Drive
Riverhead, New York 11901-3392
631-852-2000
 

SUFFOLK COUNTY-- TOWN GOVERNMENTS 

200 East Sunrise Highway
Lindenhurst, New York 11757
631-957-3000
 
1 Independence Hill
Farmingville, New York 11738
631-451-6655
 
159 Pantigo Road
East Hampton, New York 11937
631-324-4141
 
100 Main Street
Huntington, New York 11743
631-351-3000
 
655 Main Street
Islip, New York 11751
631-224-5498
 
200 Howell Avenue
Riverhead, New York 11901
631-727-3200
 
38 North Ferry Road
P.O. Box 970
Shelter Island, New York 11964
631-749-0291
 
99 West Main Street
Smithtown, New York 11787
631-360-7512
 
116 Hampton Road
Southampton, New York 11968
631-283-6000
 
53095 Route 25
P.O. Box 1179
Southold, New York 11971
631-765-1981
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Historic Sites

HISTORIC SITES

NASSAU COUNTY

1395 Planting Roads (Mailing Address: P.O. Box 58)
Oyster Bay, New York 11771
516-922-8600
 
40 Frost Mill Road
Mill Neck, New York 11765
516-628-4243
 
1303 Round Swamp Road
Old Bethpage, New York 11804
516-572-8400
 
71 Old Westbury Road
Old Westbury, New York 11568
516-333-0048
 
20 Sagamore Hill Road
Oyster Bay, New York 11771
516-922-4788
 

SUFFOLK COUNTY

440 Montauk Highway (Mailing Address: P.O. Box 907)
Great River, New York 11739
631-581-1031
 
14 James Lane
East Hampton, New York 11937
631-324-0713
 
135 West Gate Drive
Huntington, New York 11743
631-659-1400
 
246 Old Walt Whitman Road
South Huntington, New York 11746
631-427-5240
 
245 Park Drive
Mastic Beach, New York 11951
631-399-2030
 

Newspapers

NEWSPAPERS

pq newsstand    Gannett Newsstand
Inside the Library    Outside the Library
Proquest: Gannett Newstand provides access to a large selection of regional and local newspaper publications from around the country. (Live-brary.com)

 

gale newsstand   InfoTrac Newsstand 
Inside the Library     Outside the Library 
Gale: InfoTrac Newsstand contains over 100 million full-text articles in thousands of international, national, state and local newspapers. Includes articles between 1980 and the present. Includes New York Times, NYT Book Review & NYT Magazine from 1985 to present. (Live-brary.com)

 

pq newsstand   National Newspaper Index 
Inside the Library     Outside the Library 
Proquest: National Newspaper Index provides indexing of the Christian Science Monitor, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post and The Los Angeles Times and other national and regional newspaper publications.  (Live-brary.com)

 

pq newsstand   New York Amsterdam News (1922-1993) 
Inside the Library     Outside the Library 
Proquest: This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.
 (Live-brary.com)

 

gale custom newspapers   New York State Newspapers 
Inside the Library    Outside the Library 
Gale: Newspapers from the cities of Albany, Buffalo and Syracuse, plus the New York Observer, the New York Post, and the New York Daily News back to January 2000. 
(Live-brary.com)

 

pq newsstand   New York Times (1985-present)
Inside the Library     Outside the Library
Gale: Full-text from 1985 to the present of the New York Times. To search NYT Book Review or NYT Magazine see New York State Newspapers above. (Live-brary.com)

 

historical newspaper   New York Times Historical (1851-2009) 
Inside the Library     Outside the Library
Proquest: The entire historical run of The New York Times from 1851-2009. (Live-brary.com)

 

pq newsstand   Newsday 
Inside the Library     Outside the Library 
Proquest: Complete articles from 1985 onward.  (Live-brary.com)

 

historical newspaper   Newsday Historical (1940-1984) 
Inside the Library     Outside the Library
Proquest: This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. (Live-brary.com)

 

ebsco general   Newspaper Source Plus 
Inside the Library     Outside the Library 
Ebsco: Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for 28 national (U.S.) and international newspapers. The database also contains full text television & radio news transcripts, and selected full text for more than 260 regional (U.S.) newspapers. (SMTH)

 

ebsco rbn   Regional Business News 
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Ebsco: Provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.  (SMTH)

 

SHNab    Suffolk Historic Newspapers 
Inside the Library     Outside the Library
A centralized, searchable collection of Suffolk's newspaper heritage selected to cover nearly 100 years of Suffolk County history. Plans of twenty-eight other county newspapers will be added, providing coverage going back as far as 1791. (Live-brary.com)

 

gale custom newspapers    US/International Major Newspapers 
Inside the Library     Outside the Library 
Gale: Full text collection of over 250 regional, national and international newspapers. Click here to view a title list of all newspapers included in the database. (Live-brary.com)

 

pqlogo    Wall Street Journal

Inside the Library     Outside the Library

Proquest: Comprehensive coverage back to 1984. (Live-brary.com)

Magazines and Journals

MAGAZINES AND JOURNALS

gale academic onefile   Academic OneFile 
Inside the Library    Outside the Library 
Gale: The premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. Extensive coverage of the sciences, technology, medicine, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects - authoritative and comprehensive. Millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions; updated daily.  (Live-brary.com)

 

gale general onefile   General OneFile
Inside the Library    Outside the Library 
Gale: A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.  (Live-brary.com)

 

MFElite200   Masterfile Elite
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Ebsco: This multidisciplinary database provides full text for more than 1,730 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Elite also includes nearly 500 full text reference books, 84,774 biographies, 100,554 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 235,186 photos, maps and flags. This database is updated daily. (Live-brary)

 

pqlogo   ProQuest Platinum Periodicals 
Inside the Library    Outside the Library
ProQuest: Search the premier collection of periodicals from ProQuest, covering all aspects of general reference including arts, business, humanities, health, social sciences, sciences, and current affairs. (Live-brary.com)

 

SEmagazine   Suffolk e-Magazines 
Inside the Library     Outside the Library 
Search magazines by title or subject. (Live-brary.com)

Biography and Geneaology

BIOGRAPHY AND GENEAOLOGY

ancestrylibrary    Ancestry Library Edition
In Library Use Only
Proquest: One of the most important genealogical sources available today.  (SMTH)

 

biography reference  bank   Biography Reference Bank (H.W. Wilson)
Inside the Library    Outside the Library 
Ebsco: The Wilson Biography Reference Bank offers a comprehensive collection of more than 450,000 full text biographies, including the complete full text run of Biography Today and Biography Magazine, as well as thousands of narrative biographies that are not available in other databases.  
(Live-brary.com)

 

credo     Credo Reference
Inside the Library     Outside the Library 
Credo: Credo Reference, formerly XRefer, is a digital reference library that places a world of factual information at your fingertips. Containing a selection from 240 high-quality reference books from the world's leading publishers, Credo Reference is the ideal place to start any research. (Live-brary.com)

 

fold3    Fold3
Inside the Library    Outside the Library
Ebsco: Formerly known as Footnote. Search Historical Documents and more. Fold3 is a great tool for Genealogists and those doing genealogy searches. (Live-brary.com)

 

heritagequest    HeritageQuest Online
Inside the Library     Outside the Library 
Proquest: U.S. federal census records 1790-1930 plus searchable family histories.  (Live-brary.com)

  

gale litrc   Literature Resource Center
Inside the Library     Outside the Library
Gale: Includes information about authors and their works and is intended for high school students, as well as undergraduate and graduate students.  (Live-brary.com)

 

historical newspaper   New York Times Historical (1851-2008) 
Inside the Library     Outside the Library
Proquest: The entire historical run of The New York Times from 1851-2008. (Live-brary.com)

  

SHNab    Suffolk Historic Newspapers 
Inside the Library     Outside the Library
A centralized, searchable collection of Suffolk's newspaper heritage selected to cover nearly 100 years of Suffolk County history. Plans of twenty-eight other county newspapers will be added, providing coverage going back as far as 1791. (Live-brary.com)

 

wvr   World Vital Records
Inside the Library    Outside the Library 
Provides affordable genealogy databases and family history networking tools to a worldwide audience.  (Live-brary.com)