Temporary Hours:
Toms River, Barnegat, Berkeley, Brick, Jackson, Lacey, Lakewood, Little Egg Harbor, Long Beach Island, Manchester, Plumsted, Point Boro, Stafford and Upper Shores branches will be open:
Monday through Thursday 10am – 2pm, and 3pm to 7pm
Friday and Saturday 10am – 2pm


Bay Head, Beachwood, Island Heights, Point Beach, Tuckerton, Waretown and Whiting branches will be open:
Monday 10am – 2pm, and 3pm – 7pm
Tuesday through Saturday 10am – 2pm


Due to an issue with our telephone provider, branch locations may not be reachable by telephone.

The Stafford Branch will close at 6:00PM on Monday 10/19/20 for building maintenance.

October 20, 2020 Library Commission Meeting Notice

Teachers: help us help your students! Please use this alert form to let us know when students may be using the public library for research projects and other assignments. Please submit the form at least one week before the assignment is given. And please note in the additional resources box if we can assist you with any of our resources.

For Homeschooling educators, please choose "Homeschooling" in the District field. Please note the branch pick up location in the Assignment Description section.

If you do not see your school listed, please contact Jeri Gunther at jgunther@theoceancountylibrary.org and we will get back to you.