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Access over 3 million books, DVDs, audiobooks, CDs, magazines, and more through the Mid-Hudson Library System.
Read + Watch Online
Access the Library’s Overdrive eBook and downloadable Audiobook collections online or by downloading the Libby app on your smartphone or tablet.
Check out the world’s largest newsstand, offering full-color digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on desktops, mobile devices, and apps.
Philipstown residents can check out more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema with collections from Criterion, Kino Lorber, Music Box Films, Samuel Goldwyn, The Orchard, The Great Courses, PBS, and thousands of independent filmmakers.
Enriching, educational, and entertaining films and TV series, including PBS shows and language tutorials – curated just for kids.
Can’t find an item?
Request items through Inter-Library loan.
The Library has access to some titles in local academic and special library collections through our partnership with the Southeastern Access to Libraries consortium. Depending on the item, we may also be able to borrow from nationwide collections through the Mid-Hudson Library System.
The Desmond-Fish Public Library offers a wide variety of print materials, media, digital collections and public to fulfill our mission and promote the enjoyment of reading, greater cultural understanding, lifelong learning, and civic engagement. The library’s investment in collections and programs recognizes that people learn in many different ways and that diverse collections and programming enables the library to reach new audiences.
Our collections and programs reflect the community we serve and are informed by your interests and ideas!
We want to hear from you! Please share your suggestions for collection materials and future programs through the Library’s Suggestion Box!