10 Peninsula Ave
Phone: (516) 599-8079
Hours: F 8-10pm; Sun 1-5pm.
I suggest you call first. They maybe opened 6 days a week now.
160 Washington Avenue
Phone: (516) 433-0122
Hours: TThF&Sat10-4pm W10-2 TWTh 6:30pm-9:30pm
The Long Island Studies Institute, a cooperative endeavor
of Hofstra University and Nassau County, is a major center for the study of
Long Island local and regional history. Located in the Department of
Special Collections at the Library Services Center on Hofstra's West Campus,
the Institute's research facility includes the Nassau County Museum's reference
collection and Hofstra University's James N. MacLean American Legion Memorial
Collection. These resources-books, photographs, newpapers, maps, census records,
genealogies, government documents, manuscripts and audiovisual materials--
constitute a rich repository for local history research.
Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, except major holidays (Fridays
to 4 p.m. during the summer.)