Exhibitions & Displays
The Port Jefferson Free Library has approximately 302 square feet of Exhibition space divided into two walls in the Meeting Room on the Lower Level. Additionally, the Exhibition panels of one wall open up in the style of a triptych to reveal an additional 292 square feet of Exhibition space.
Each wall is 24 feet long by 7 feet high and contains 8 panels on each side.
The main wall consists of individual panels that measure 33 inches across. The opposite wall consists of double panels that measure 69 inches across.
Please note that when closed, the clearance in between closed panels is approximately 2 inches. These panels will remain open ONLY during an Artist Reception and will remain closed during Library events and programs.
The Library also offers two display cases in the Atrium.
Dimensions: 32″ tall x 80″ wide x 22″ deep
Shelf Heights- Upper: 15″ | Lower: 17″
(these may not be adjusted)
This case does not lock.
(Click to enlarge)
Dimensions: 58″ high x 39″ wide x 14″ deep
Shelf Heights- Upper: 19″ | Middle: 21″ | Lower: 16″
(these may be adjusted by a staff member)
This case does lock. (Click to enlarge)
Submitting an Application
If you are interested in exhibiting any works, please familiarize yourself with the available cases and exhibition space. Please speak with a Reference Librarian in person or by telephone at 631-473-0022 to reserve space for a one month exhibition period.
Be sure to fill out the required Exhibitions & Displays Information Forms (PDF) and submit the completed forms to a Reference Librarian.