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Long Island Studies Institute*

Hempstead, 619 Fulton Avenue, on the campus of Hofstra University
Open: Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (4 p.m. on Fridays in summer).
Admission: Free

A cooperative effort between Nassau County and Hofstra University, the Institute is a major center for research about Long Island, open to scholars, writers, teachers and students. The facility houses a rich collection of books, photos, maps, local newspapers, census records, genealogies, manuscripts, government documents and audiovisual material. Click here for Long Island Studies Institute Website.