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Lakewood Branch lakewood branch
Address: 301 Lexington Avenue, Lakewood, NJ 08701
Phone: (732) 363-1435, (732)349-6200 ext.2600, (609)971-0514 ext.2600
Fax: (732) 363-1438
Hours: Monday - Thursday 9-9, Friday & Saturday 9-5, Sunday 1-5 (September - May)
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Directions & Area Maps


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From the North on Garden State Parkway:

Take exit 91 to Lakewood (Rt. 549). Go straight at traffic light at Exit 91. Turn right at second traffic light onto Rt. 526 (E. County Line Rd.). Go about 3 miles. At third traffic light (Wawa & Barney Gulf Station), turn left. Go about ½ mile on Squankum Rd. At stop sign (across from firehouse), turn half left onto Monmouth Avenue. Go 4 blocks to light (4th St.) and turn right onto 4th Street. Go one block. Turn left onto Lexington Avenue. Library on left. Or Take Exit 91 to Lakewood (Rt. 549). Go straight at traffic light at Exit 91. Continue straight until Rt. 88 (Exxon, Shell & bowling alley). Turn right onto Rt. 88 West. Travel 5 miles to Lexington Ave. Turn right onto Lexington Ave. Continue 1/4 mile. The Municipal Complex is on the left; the Library is on the right before 4th Street.

From the South on Garden State Parkway:

Take the Garden State Parkway to Exit 90. Merge onto Chambers Bridge Rd. Make the jug-handle U-turn immediately after the first traffic light. Continue West on Chambers Bridge Rd. 1/4 mile to second traffic light (Rt.88). Turn left onto Rt. 88 West. Go 3 miles to Lexington Ave. Turn right onto Lexington Ave. Go 1/4 mile. The Municipal Complex is on the left; Library is on the right before 4th Street. Or Take the Garden State Parkway to Exit 83. Follow Rt. 9 North for 7 to 8 miles to Lakewood. Follow directions for "from the South on Rt.9"

From the South on Route 9:

Take Rt. 9 North. In Lakewood, pass the lake on the left and St. Mary’s Catholic Church on the right. Cross the traffic light on Main Street and continue straight to 4th Street. Turn right on 4th St. and go 2 blocks to Lexington Avenue. Turn right on Lexington. Library is on left.

From the North on Route 9:

Follow Rt. 9 South to 4th Street. Turn left. Go 2 blocks. Turn right on Lexington Ave. Library is on the left.

From the West:

Take Rt. 70 East to Rt.9 North. Follow directions "from the South on Rt.9."

From Route 195:

Take Rt. 9 South (4-5 miles) to Lakewood. Follow directions "from the North on Rt. 9"


 
Equipment and Special Services for this branch
Equipment & Services
Walk-In & Call Ahead
 # of Items
Word Processing PCs Call Ahead
Yes
No
2
Walk-in
Yes
No
How long can it be used?
½ hr.     1 hr.   2 hrs.
Other
# of times per day that it can be used: Unlimited w/ 1 hr. breaks.
Internet PCs Call Ahead
Yes
No
Walk-in
Yes
No
How long can it be used?
½ hr.     1 hr.   2 hrs.
Other
# of times per day that it can be used: (2) 2hr. slots w/ 1 hr. breaks.
PC Plus

The PC Plus workstation is a service offered by the Ocean County Library System. Each branch offers different software packages to suit your needs. PC Plus is good for tasks such as uploading your resume to a website, scanning text or pictures, viewing a CD for a class, taking a test, creating flyers, toggling between the Internet and Microsoft Word and much, much more.

Call Ahead
Yes
No

3
at this branch

For customers who need:

1. A program available only on PC Plus.
2. To download files.
3. To upload files.
4. To open files from the Internet, which require a program other than Internet Explorer and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Since PC Plus offers Internet access, anyone over eighteen years or older must show identification before using it.

 

Walk-in
Yes
No
How long can it be used?
½ hr.     1 hr.   2 hrs.
Other
# of times per day that it can be used: Customers will be allowed to use computers for as long as they wish, provided no other customers are waiting
Wireless Internet Access
          
Wireless internet access is available at all branches.
Self Checkout
           Yes             No
                          
3
Preview Room - TV & VCR Call Ahead
Yes
No

 

 

Walk-in
Yes
No
How long can it be used?
½ hr.     1 hr.   2 hrs.
Other
# of times per day that it can be used:
Closed captioning on TV?
           Yes             No
                          
Tape Recorder
           Yes             No
                          

CD-Player
           Yes             No
                          

Other Audio Equipment
           Yes             No
                          

 Special Services
 Yes - No
 # of Items
Meeting Room            Yes             No
                          
ADA View/Voice Terminal            Yes             No
                          

Low Vision Reading System            Yes             No
                          

Loud-R Electronic Ear            Yes             No
                          
Supersonic Ear            Yes             No
                          

Bed Readers            Yes             No
                          

Magnifying Glasses            Yes             No
                          
2
Long-Handled Reachers            Yes             No
                          
1
Listening Devices Available for Programs            Yes             No
                          


Friends Group
           Yes             No
                          

 

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Lakewood Branch, Ocean County Library
301 Lexington Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701 
Phone : (732) 363-1435


 
 
 
   

 

 
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