Mount Kisco Public Library



100 East Main Street, Mount Kisco, NY 10549
(914) 666-8041 | Fax (914) 666-3899






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The Mount Kisco Public Library offers FREE access to an unlimited, high-speed mobile hotspot.   The hotspot kit lending program allows any Mount Kisco Public Library cardholder in good standing, 18 years of age or older, to check out a kit and connect to the internet from almost anywhere!

A hotspot is a small device you can use to connect a wireless enabled device, such as a laptop, smartphone or tablet, to the internet.

Who can reserve a hotspot?
Mount Kisco Public Library cardholders who are 18 years old or older and whose accounts are in good standing.

How do I reserve a hotspot kit?
Hotspots can be reserved by calling 914-864-0137 with your library card.

How far in advance can I reserve a hotspot?
Reservations can be made up to 30 days in advance.

Can I cancel my reservation?
Yes, call us at 914-864-0137 and request that we cancel your reservation.

Is there a charge to borrow a hotspot?
There is no charge to borrow a hotspot kit; however, there are fees incurred if the kit and all its pieces are not returned on or before the due date.

What are the fees?
How long can I borrow the hotspot kit?
Kits may be borrowed for 7 days. Overdue hotspots will accrue late fees and the hotspot service will be deactivated remotely.

Where do I pick up the hotspot?
Hotspot kits can be picked up at the Mount Kisco Public Library circulation desk only.

A complete kit consists of the following items:
Do I need my library card to pick up the hotspot?
Yes, you will need to present the library card that you used when reserving the kit.

Can I renew the hotspot I have checked out?
No, hotspots are not renewable. After check in, a patron may checkout or reserve a hotspot again after 24 hours if available.

Where do I return my hotspot?
Return the hotspot to the Mount Kisco Public Library circulation desk. Do not return it to the book-drop or to any other library; otherwise, a $10 fee is charged.

Will the hotspot work everywhere?
No, it will only work where Verizon Wireless has data coverage. If you plan on taking the hotspot with you on a trip, you will definitely want to check Verizon's data coverage map.

How many devices can connect to the hotspot?
A maximum of 5 (five) devices can be connected at once.

Who do I contact if I have questions or a problem with the hotspot?
Call us at 914-864-0038.