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Stafford Branch stafford branch
Address: 129 N. Main Street, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
Phone: (609) 597-3381, (732)349-6200 ext.8600, (609)971-0514 ext.8600
Fax: (609) 978-0770
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday 9-9, Tuesday, Friday, & Saturday 9-5,
                    Sundays 1-5 (September-May)
Directions & Area Maps
Program Calendars
Equipment and Special Services for this branch
Friends of the Stafford Branch
Community Profile
Suggestion Box
Photo Album will be posted soon.
   
Directions & Area Maps


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Map provided by MapQuest.com
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From the North:

Garden State Parkway to exit 63. Exit the Parkway to Rt. 72 East. Take Rt. 72 to the exit for Rt. 9 North (1.5 miles). Take Rt. 9 North 4/10 of a mile to the Stafford Library on the right (just past the Shinn Funeral Home and right across Rt. 9 from a small white church).

From the South:

Garden State Parkway to exit 63. Exit the Parkway onto Rt. 72 East. Take Rt. 72 to the exit for Rt. 9 North (1.5 miles). Take Rt. 9 North 4/10 of a mile to the Stafford Library on the right (just past the Shinn Funeral Home and right across Rt. 9 from a small white church).

From the Trenton Area:

Take l-195 to exit 8. Follow 539 South approximately 32 miles to the intersection of Rt. 72 and Rt. 539 (traffic light at intersection). Left at light and continue on Rt. 72 East under the Garden State Parkway to Rt. 9 (from 539 9.1 miles). Take Rt. 9 North 4/10ths of a mile to the Stafford Library on the right (just past the Shinn Funeral Home and right across Rt. 9 From a small white church).

From the Camden Area:

Take Rt. 70 East to the circle at the Rt. 72 junction. Turn onto Rt. 72 East and take it to the traffic light at 539. Go through this light and continue on Rt. 72 East under the Garden State Parkway to Rt. 9 (from Rt. 539 9.1 miles). Take Rt. 9 North 4/10 of a mile to the Stafford Library on the right (just past the Shinn Funeral Home and right across Rt. 9 from a small white church).

From the New Brunswick Area:

Take Rt. 9 South to Garden State Parkway. Follow directions "From the North."

 
Training Lab Class Descriptions


Internet Basics
Teaches newcomers how to insert URLs, follow links and search the Web.

E-Mail Basics
Guides patrons in set up of a free e-mail account, how to edit address books and send e-mail.

Internet: Beyond the Basics
Goes a little further into the links and URLs, a deeper exploration of the Web and how to find the information you want. (For people with approximately 20 hours of Internet experience.)

Shopping on the Internet
Information on shopping sites, secure sites, and comparison shopping. (For people with approximately 20 hours of Internet experience.)

Travel Planning on the Internet
Teaches how to plan vacations including cruise or airline reservations. Booking a hotel or rental car and finding places to visit. (For people with approximately 20 hours of Internet experience.)

eBay
Learn the basics of buying and selling at this popular auction site.

Excel Basics
Students will learn to create simple worksheets and charts using this spreadsheet program.

PowerPoint Basics
Organize and design a slide show for use in school and business presentations.

Microsoft Word Basics
Teaches how to create, save and edit simple documents.

Equipment and Special Services for this branch
Equipment & Services
Walk-In & Call Ahead
 # of Items
Internet PCs Call Ahead
Yes
No

9

We have a computer lab with 8 internet computers available for scheduled classes and walk-in hours.

Ocean County Library
Internet Policy

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:

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.

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
                          
2
Preview Room - TV & VCR Call Ahead
Yes
No

1

Must use our meeting room when it's available.

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: No Limit.
Closed captioning on TV?
           Yes             No
                          
Tape Recorder
           Yes             No
                          

CD-Player
           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
                          
3
Long-Handled Reachers            Yes             No
                          
1
Listening Devices Available for Programs            Yes             No
                          
2

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.

Stafford Branch, Ocean County Library
129 N. Main Street, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
Phone : (609) 597-3381


 
 
 
   

 

 
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