Temporary Hours:
Toms River, Berkeley, Brick, Jackson, Lacey, Lakewood, Manchester branches will be open:
Monday through Thursday 10am – 8pm  |  Friday and Saturday 10am – 5pm

Barnegat, Little Egg Harbor, Point Pleasant Borough, Stafford branches will be open:
Monday 10am – 5pm  |  Tuesday through Thursday 10am – 8pm  |  Friday and Saturday 10am – 5pm

Long Beach Island, Upper Shores branches will be open:
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10am – 5pm  |  Tuesday and Wednesday 10am – 8pm

Beachwood, Island Heights, Plumsted, Point Pleasant Beach, Tuckerton, Waretown, Bay Head, Whiting branches will be open:
Monday 10am – 8pm  |  Tuesday through Saturday 10am – 2pm

Beachwood Branch Offering Temporary Door-Side Only Pickup Beginning 11/24/20

Toms River, Barnegat, Berkeley, Brick, Jackson, Lacey, Lakewood, Little Egg Harbor, Long Beach Island, Manchester, Point Pleasant Borough, Stafford, and Upper Shores branches will close
at 5pm Wednesday, November 25 and will remain closed Thursday, November 26 in observance of Thanksgiving.
Beachwood, Island Heights, Plumsted, Point Pleasant Beach, Tuckerton, Waretown, Bay Head, and Whiting branches will close at 2pm Wednesday, November 25 and will remain closed Thursday, November 26 in observance of Thanksgiving.
Seven branches – Barnegat, Brick, Jackson, Lakewood, Manchester, Stafford, and Toms River – will be open 10am to 2pm Friday, November 27.

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.