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Long Beach Island Branch

The Long Beach Island Branch is temporarily closed due to roof repairs. Please watch this space for updates and a future reopening announcement. More details can be found here.
long beach island branch
Address: 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City, NJ 08008
Phone: (609) 494-2480, (732)349-6200 ext.8602, (609)971-0514 ext.8602
Fax: (609) 494-7850
Hours: Monday & Wednesday 9-9, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday 9-5
Directions & Area Maps
Program Calendars
Equipment and Special Services for this branch
Friends of the Long Beach Island Branch
Community Profile will be posted soon.  
Suggestion Box  
Photo Album will be posted soon.
   
Directions & Area Maps


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From the North:
Garden State Parkway to Exit #63. Then stay on Rt. #72 East over Causeway Bridge to the first traffic light. Turn left at light onto Barnegat Ave.; proceed straight through next traffic light to South Second St. and Ethel Jacobson School; turn right; go one block; turn right again. Library is on your right.

From the South:

Garden State Parkway to Exit #63. Take Rt. #72 East over the Causeway Bridge to the first traffic light. Turn left at light onto Barnegat Ave.; proceed straight through next traffic light to South Second St. and Ethel Jacobson School; turn right; go one block; turn right again. Library is on your right.

From the Camden Area:

Take Rt.#70 East to circle at Rt. #72 junction. Continue on Rt.#72 East (approx. 20 mi.) under parkway, over the Causeway Bridge to the first traffic light. Turn left at light onto Barnegat Ave.; proceed straight through next traffic light to South Second St. and Ethel Jacobson School; turn right; go one block; turn right again. Library is on your right.

 
Equipment and Special Services for this branch
Equipment & Services
Walk-In & Call Ahead
 # of Items
Typewriters 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:
Word Processing PCs Call Ahead
Yes
No
1
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.
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: unlimited.

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

1
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.

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
                          

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
                          
VHS/DVD player
(Dual Deck)
           Yes             No
                          
1
CD-Player
           Yes             No
                          
1
Tape Recorder
           Yes             No
                          
1
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
                          
1
Long-Handled Reachers            Yes             No
                          
1
Listening Devices Available for Programs            Yes             No
                          


Friends Group
           Yes             No
                          

 

Suggestion Box

The library would like to hear from you. 

Have you received outstanding service? Do you have suggestions for improvement? Please take a moment to let us know. Thanks! 

Our email comment form is temporarily out of service. Please call or write us with your comments.

Long Beach Island Branch, Ocean County Library
217 S. Central Ave., Surf City, NJ 08008
Phone : (609) 494-2480


 
 
 
   

 

 
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