Golden Age on the Silver Screen: “The Bridges of Madison County” Scarsdale Writers Group Festival of Writing Coloring for Adults – January 2018 Paper Cutting with Sine Hjort Voice Lessons: Sing Like a Pro with Ronni Lederman Local Artist & Author Day Foreign Film Series: “Lore” The cloudLibrary Monday Morning Tech Time

Golden Age on the Silver Screen: “The Bridges of Madison County”

Friday, January 12th at 1:45 PM - Register

With Steven Hyler, MD - Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center

Scarsdale Writers Group Festival of Writing

Sunday, December 17th, 11:00 AM to 3:30 PM

Participants in the Library's Writing Groups will read from their work. Join us in celebration of your neighbors and friends.

Coloring for Adults – January 2018

Monday, December 18th at 6:30 PM - Register
Friday, January 12th at 11:00 AM - Register
Friday, January 19th at 2:00 PM - Register
Monday, January 22nd at 6:30 PM - Register

Paper Cutting with Sine Hjort

Thursday, January 4th at 3:30 PM - Register

Paper cutting artist Sine Hjort will host this 2-hour workshop about how to use paper cutting to tell stories and create beautiful pictures.

Voice Lessons: Sing Like a Pro with Ronni Lederman

Sunday, January 7th at 2:00 PM - Register

This Voice Workshop is designed to explore the interdependence of your speaking voice, your personal expression, the breath and your body.

Local Artist & Author Day

Saturday, December 16th, 10 AM - 2 PM

Meet more than 15 of your favorite local authors while also enjoying the opening reception and art exhibit of local young artists.

Foreign Film Series: “Lore”

Friday, December 15th at 1:45 PM

Germany - 109 minutes

Left to fend for themselves after their SS officer father and mother are interred by the Allies at the end of World War II, five German children undertake a harrowing journey that exposes them to the reality and consequences of their parents' actions.

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.

Introducing BookBrowse

The very best books entertain, engage and enlighten. They wrap us in their world, giving us a window into the lives of others or a mirror to reflect on ourselves. These are the books you’ll find on BookBrowse. BookBrowse offers reviews, “beyond the book” articles,recommended reading for book clubs, read-alikes, books by themes, author interviews and more.


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. How to talk to a tutor.

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.