The Ocean County Library will temporarily close to support the proactive measures being taken by the state of New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety Division of New Jersey State Police of Emergency Management Administrative Order No. 2020-3. Administrative Order No. 2020-03 was updated on March 20, 2020 (Executive Order No. 104). The following facilities have been added to the list of facilities closed to members of the public in accordance with paragraph 7 of Executive Order No. 104 (2020): all municipal, county and state public libraries, and all libraries and computer labs at public and private colleges and universities.

All Branches will remain closed to the public for as long as Executive Order No. 104 (2020) remains in effect. Click Here for More Information

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.