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Child of Light
The Christmas Promise
The Dark Hours
The Days of Afrekete
Five Tuesdays in Winter, Short Stories
Game On: Tempting Twenty-Eight
It Ends With Us
Marked Man: A Joe Gunther Novel
The Midnight Lock
The Neighbor
Our Country Friends
The Sisters Sweet
The Thursday Murder Club
This Thing Between Us
Well Matched
12 Ways to Retire on Less
Bad Fat Black Girl
Calming the Bipolar Storm
Capote
The Cause
The Complete Book of Patchwork, Quilting, and Applique
The Dressmakers of Auschwitz
The Essentials: 52 Must-See Movies
The Essentials Vol. 2: 52 More Must-See Movies
Forever Young: A Memoir
Four Thousand Weeks
Good Anxiety
A Hunter-Gatherer
In the Weeds
The Loneliest Americans
Midnight in Washington
My Life in Full
People Love Dead Jews
Poet Warrior: A Memoir
A Random Walk Down Wall Street
The Secret of Life
The Shortest History of China
The Sisters of Auschwitz
Stupid Things I Won
That Sounds So Good
There Is Nothing For You Here
Unrequited Infatuations: A Memoir
You Got Anything Stronger? A Memoir
Yours Cruelly, Elvira
Candyman
Christmas Wedding Runaway
Come True
Doctor Who: The Evil of the Daleks
The Drowning
Four Good Days
Grantchester: Season Six
Lady of the Manor
The Magic School Bus Rides Again
Masters of Horror: Stephen King Volume Two
On the Rocks
Pennyworth Season One
Resident Alien Season One
The Resort
Ride the Eagle
Six Minutes to Midnight
Unforgotten Season Four
Zone 414

News & Notices

Subject East Greenbush Card UHLS Card UHLS MyCard
Library Card Registration Free to any individual who resides or pays taxes in the East Greenbush Community Library taxing district or Town of Schodack. Cards expire and must be renewed every three years.

Free to any individual who volunteers or works at the EGRN Library. Cards expire and must be renewed yearly.

Free to partner educational agencies with verified employment. Cards expire and must be renewed yearly.

Those that live outside the UHLS area may purchase a temporary card at the price established by our Table of Fines and Fees. Cards expire and must be renewed yearly.

All ages eligible. Youth under age 16 must have their application completed and signed by a parent or guardian, who provides acceptable identification for them.

Card blocked at $5 or more in replacement costs or fines/fees

Fines vary according to individual library rules and UHLS resource sharing rules. The EGRN Table of Fines and Fees are applicable for items which are checked out from the East Greenbush Community Library

Free to residents residing in a community served by a UHLS library.

All ages eligible. Youth under age 16 must have their application completed and signed by a parent or guardian, who provides acceptable identification for them.

UHLS library cards expire and must be renewed every three years.

Card blocked at $5 or more in replacement costs or fines/fees

Fines vary according to individual library rules and UHLS resource sharing rules. The EGRN Table of Fines and Fees are applicable for items which are checked out from the East Greenbush Community Library

The UHLS MyCard is a fine-free, limited-access library card for youth. It is intended to address multiple barriers to serving youth and families, including:

  • Barriers to access related to fines (e.g. computer access, checking out materials)
  • Parents not present for a child’s library card registration
  • Previous fines on a child’s card

Free for youth residing in a community served by a UHLS library.Applicants 18 and under who are applying for a limited use, UHLS Youth Only MyCard, need to provide name, address, and date of birth.UHLS library cards expire and must be renewed every three years.Youth ages birth to 18 can register unaccompanied, or with the help of a caregiver or relative who is not the child’s parent/guardian.This card may be used at all UHLS Libraries except for the Colonie Town Library.

Card blocked at $10 or more in replacement costs.

No fines for late items

Limits on # of Materials Borrowed Unlimited checkouts Unlimited checkouts Limited total items: Can only have 3 items checked out on their card at a time
Types of Items All eligible item types. All eligible item types except Museum Passes, ILL, and Hot off the Press. Active paid members of the Friends of the East Greenbush Community Library have access to all lending collections. Only items eligible to be borrowed are books (any age level), juvenile and young adult (teen) audiobooks, and juvenile and young adult (teen) DVDs.
Databases/Digital Content EGRN and UHLS subscription databases and digital content UHLS subscription databases and digital content Only items eligible to be borrowed are books (any age level), juvenile and young adult (teen) audiobooks, and juvenile and young adult (teen) DVDs.
Interlibrary Loan Nationwide UHLS Libraries UHLS Libraries
Program Registration Unlimited except by limited program capacity Preference given to resident cardholders Preference given to resident cardholders