Home Improvement Online
Improvement Reference Center™
New York Libraries in
Areas Hardest Hit by Hurricane Sandy
Home Improvement Reference
magazine articles and reference content as well as videos and images designed to
help homeowners tackle home repairs safely. The database provides the latest
step-by-step information along with background information and basic tips on
topics including electrical, plumbing, woodworking, outdoor projects,
maintenance and decorating.
If you find a link that is not working report
it via our Suggestion Box
If you are outside the library, you need to logon through Copiague
which will redirect you to the appropriate database site.
This server will request
1) your library barcode
(14-digit number from the back of your library card) and
2) your last name as the password.
3) Additional logon may be requested by the destination site (Live-brary.com or
You will only need to provide the Copiague information once (per browser session) to
access all databases.
Your browser may "remember" your Copiague credentials if configured as such.
Please note: Laptops in library will also appear as "In
Library", i.e., on the library network.