All branches of the Ocean County Library will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22. All branches will be closed Thursday, November 23 for Thanksgiving.
On Friday, November 24, the Barnegat, Brick, Jackson, Lakewood, Manchester, Stafford, and Toms River branches will be open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
All branches will reopen Saturday, November 25.

Ocean County Library's Vision

Connecting People, Building Community, and Transforming Lives

Ocean County Library Goals

  • The Library is the Heart of the Community.
  • The Library Nurtures Growth, Change, and Lifelong Learning.
  • The Library Creates Advocates and Library Champions.
  • The Library is Committed to Organizational Excellence.