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National Library Week - April 13th through April 17th*
In case you didn't know: our library is the first public library in New Jersey voted in by its citizenry. Help us celebrate our 129th birthday on Sunday, the 13th! Click here for information.
As our gift to you we are having a fine free week. Bring in your stuff and we'll remove the late fees. Click here for the fine (pun intended) print.
Please consider sending a message to NJ Legislators. This will take 10 minutes or so.
*We know that's not a full week but we are closed Good Friday, Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday. Enjoy the holidays.
PATRONS!! WANT SOMETHING?? Click here to make a suggestion about purchasing a book, DVD or CD - we will try our best to get it.
From the New Jersey State Library
JerseyClicks is the portal for searching the databases subsidized by the NJ State Library. You can have access to these data bases from your home when you enter your library card number.
JerseyCat is the portal for searching the catalogs of most of the libraries in the state. You can request materials with a valid library card number.
Please note: Patrons interested in using the internet services must read our Internet Policy.
NEWSPAPER DATA BASES
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"When not in circulation books read each other." Christopher Hewat
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