Chess for Children The cloudLibrary Monday Morning Tech Time

Chess for Children

Mondays, August 7, 14, 21 & 28 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm

John Gallagher gives instruction on the strategies of chess. Children must be entering Grades 1 & up.

This is a ticketed program. Tickets will be handed out beginning at 6pm on the night of the program in the children's room.

The cloudLibrary

Scarsdale patrons now have access to the cloudLibrary, an intuitive path to the e-books you want to read. Click here to get started.

Monday Morning Tech Time

Mondays 10 AM to 12 PM in the Reference Room

Stop by with your technology related questions, including but not limited to: library eBooks, eAudiobooks, smartphone, & tablet help. Bring any devices related to your questions. Service does not include help with viruses or hardware issues. Please have specific questions ready.

Solar Eclipse Glasses

There has been a lot of misinformation regarding solar eclipse glasses. The glasses were not distributed to all libraries. We were able to purchase a very limited supply and they will be distributed for Scarsdale cardholders only, one per family, on a first-come, first-serve basis on Monday, August 21st, in the Reference Room.

Summer Reading 2017

Log Your Books for the Children’s Room Summer Reading Game. 

Not part of the reading game yet? Register nowThe game runs through Saturday, August 19th.

Latest BookMarks!

Read all about the latest and greatest happenings at the Library, courtesy of the Friends of the Scarsdale Library! We hope you enjoy the new, colorful format. Click here for BookMarks and here for the Capital Campaign supplement!

Renovation and Expansion Project Binder

To learn more about the library renovation and expansion project, take a look at the Renovation and Expansion Project Binder prepared by Library Director Elizabeth Bermel and the Scarsdale Library Board. Updates added 11-15-16 to appendix H.

What Scarsdale Is Reading

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The Cloud Library offers E-books for all ages, available for use with the iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android products, Kindle Fire and Windows PCs. (Kindle users can use Overdrive) Download the app, sign in with your Scarsdale library card and find your book. Click here for more information.

CQ Researcher provides in-depth coverage of the most important issues of the day. The reports are written by journalists, footnoted and fact-checked. Home access limited to Scarsdale Cardholders.

OverDrive is your main resource for downloadable library ebooks and audiobooks. Log in with your Scarsdale Library Card and get access to additional content available only to our patrons. The collection includes over 11,000 eBooks and over 3000 audio books.

Mango is an online language learning platform and is free for all Scarsdale Library patrons. Lessons are available for over 40 different languages. ESL courses are also available. Get started now and learn a new language or prepare for a trip. Home access requires a Scarsdale Library card. is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn software, technology, creative and business skills to achieve personal and professional goals through a video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts.

Museums include the Intrepid, the Guggenheim, and the Frick, among others. Limited to Scarsdale cardholders. Click here to get started. provides live homework help from expert tutors, overnight assignment reviews, and practice tests.  Limited to Scarsdale cardholders.

Consumer Reports Online gives you access to all the ratings, reviews and articles of the magazine, plus frequent updates and a convenient Shop Online feature. Limited to Scarsdale cardholders.