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Sora: eBooks

  • Go to this link for the Sora Welcome page.
  • Click on the big green box that says My School is Hudson Valley Library Association.
  • Select Friends Academy from the drop down menu.
  • Sign in using your Friends Academy email address.


June '24

Happy Pride Month!


Hours, Info

Kumar Wang Library

Open Monday through Friday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Lower School Library

Open Monday through Friday 7:45 AM - 3:45 PM

Library Team

Karly Hoenzsch

Director of Library Program and Information Resources

(she / they)

Ruby Marchetti

Upper / Middle School Librarian

(she, her, hers)

Kristyn Dorfman

Lower / Middle School Librarian

(she, her, hers)


Nikole Magee

Library Assistant

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Bill Rueger

Library Assistant

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