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Hours of Operation

The Library is open:

Mon. through Fri.:
9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Noon to 5:00 p.m.



Sachem Public Library is located in Suffolk County at 150 Holbrook Road, Holbrook, New York.

Driving East:

Exit the LIE at Exit 61. At the first traffic light, which is Patchogue-Holbrook Road, go straight, passing over Patchogue-Holbrook Road. Stay on the Service Road until you reach the second traffic light. Make a left on Holbrook Road. Proceed under the LIE and continue down Holbrook Road approximately 1/2 mile. The Library will be on the left; across from Nokomis Elementary School.

Driving West:

Exit the LIE at Exit 62. Stay on the Service Road for 6/10 of a mile. At the first traffic light, make a right onto Holbrook Road. Continue down Holbrook Road for approximately 1/2 mile. The Library will be on the left; across from Nokomis Elementary School.

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Emergency Closing Information

If the Library is closed due to inclement weather or an emergency, you may check the following for information:

  • The Library's Homepage and Facebook page
  • Radio Stations:
    • WBAB 102.3
    • WBLI 106.1
    • WIGX 94.3
    • WJVC 96.1
    • KJOY 98.3
    • B103 103.1
    • WRCN 103.9
  • NEWS12 television station's webpage
  • The Library's recorded telephone announcement - 631-588-5024

Scheduled Closings

Sachem Public Library will be closed on the following days in 2015:

Thursday, January 1 New Year's Day
Monday, January 19 Martin Luther King's Birthday
Monday, February 16 President's Day
Sunday, April 5 Easter Sunday
Sunday, May 10 Mother's Day
Sunday, May 24 Memorial Day Sunday
Monday, May 25 Memorial Day
Sunday, June 21 Father's Day
Saturday, July 4 Independence Day
Sunday, July 5 Independence Day Weekend
Sunday, September 6 Labor Day Sunday
Monday, September 7 Labor Day
Monday, October 12 Columbus Day
Thursday, November 26 Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, December 24 Christmas Eve
Friday, December 25 Christmas Day


In addition, the Library will close early on:

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 @ 5 p.m.
Thursday, December 31, 2015 @ 3 p.m.

Outside Drop Box Hours

Items may be returned to the drive up drop box 24 hours a day 7 days a week. The drop box is located on the left side of the entrance driveway. Items returned before the Library opens will be considered returned the previous day.