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


The Stafford Branch will reopen at 3pm this afternoon, August 13, 2020.

Ocean County Library Receives Special Mention In Library Of The Year

Ocean County Library was honored as a Library of the Year 2013 Special Mention in the Gale/LJ Library of the Year issue of the library industry magazine Library Journal. The special mention was due...

$25,000 Awarded to Ocean County Library Foundation by OceanFirst Foundation

Funding to support ESL - English as a Second Language Project The Ocean County Library Foundation has been awarded a $25,000 multi-year grant for its ESL (English as a Second Language) Project from...

Ocean County Library Commission Wins Award

The Ocean County Library Commission received the Library Service Award for Trustees at the 2013 New Jersey Library Association Annual Conference in Atlantic City. The award recognizes library boards...