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Upper Shores Branch upper shores branch

Address: 112 Jersey City Ave., Lavallette, NJ 08735

Phone: (732) 793-3996, (732)349-6200 ext.6601, (609)971-0514 ext.6601
Fax: (732) 793-4942
Hours: Mon. 10-5, Tue. & Wed. 10-9, Thu. & Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-1, Sun. Closed
Directions & Area Maps
Program Calendars
Equipment and Special Services for this branch
Friends of the Upper Shores Branch
Community Profile  
Suggestion Box  
Photo Album will be posted soon.
   
Directions & Area Maps


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From the Parkway North or South:

Garden State Parkway to Exit 82. Exit the Parkway onto Rt. 37 East and take it for 7 miles over the Mathis Bridge and Pelican Island to Rt. 35 North. Keep to the left and follow the signs on Rt. 35 North to Lavallette and Point Pleasant. Continue along Rt. 35 North for 1.6 miles through 5 traffic lights. After the 5th light at Elizabeth Avenue, go 2 blocks and turn left onto Jersey City Avenue. Drive one block and cross Rt. 35 South at the traffic light. The Upper Shores Library is on your left.

From the Trenton Area:

Take I-195 to the Route 9 exit. Then continue South on Rt. 9 approximately 14 miles to the Parkway entrance. Take the Parkway to Exit 82 and follow the directions "From the Parkway".

From the New Brunswick Area:

Route 18 South to Rt. 9 South (approximately 30 miles to Toms River). Follow Rt. 9 signs onto the Parkway South. Then follow directions "From the Parkway".

From the Camden Area:

Take Rt. 70 East through Lakehurst to the circle at the Rt. 37 junction. Turn onto Rt. 37 East and take it for 14.5 miles over the Mathis Bridge and Pelican Island to Rt. 35 North. Follow directions "From the Parkway".

 
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; unless someone is waiting.

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
2 hour appointments are only available Sept. through May

# 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

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: 1
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
                          
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.

Upper Shores Branch, Ocean County Library
112 Jersey City Ave., Lavallette, NJ 08735
Phone : (732) 793-3996


 
 
 
   

 

 
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