The West Islip Public Library, located at 3 Higbie Lane in West Islip, provides patrons of all ages materials for…More reference, research, recreation and cultural development. Library facilities and materials are available as is assistance from library staff.
Residents, clergy, teachers, property owners or renters and business owners within the West Islip School District are entitled to a library card. Children, with parental consent, may apply for their own library cards.
The director of the library is Andrew Hamm and the library is governed by a board of trustees consisting of five members.
The library had a budget of $3,758,610 for 2010-2011. Residents can vote on the budget each year, as long as they are at least 18 years of age.
Plato's Tutors 76 Highland Ave, West Islip, NY11795 Plato's Tutors is a tutor referral company, serving the West Islip, Oakdale and Massapequa areas. The company provides…More their services free of charge to connect students who need help in a variety of subjects with skilled tutors. Once matched, tutors offer rates of $15 for 30 minutes and $25 for an hour. Tutors are available for subjects that include reading, writing, grammar, basic math, algebra, geometry, pre-calculus, calculus, American Sign Language, Spanish and U.S. history. Sessions take place at the West Islip Public Library.