The library begins its summer schedule this Saturday, June 1, and will continue through Labor Day. Please take note of the changing hours.

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We are now open in our temporary locations!

The main library is under construction until late 2026

Summer hours begin June 1:

298 Walton Avenue

Mon 8:30am – 8pm
Tue 8:30am – 5pm
Wed 8:30am – 5pm
Thu 8:30am – 5pm
Fri 8:30am – 1pm

Baird Center @ 5 Mead St.

Tuesday 10 am – 8 pm
Wednesday CLOSED
Thursday 10 am – 8 pm
Friday 12 pm – 4 pm
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday 12 pm -4 pm


More details here




You can now pick up your requests at both branches!

Baird Center can now be selected as a pickup location for your BCCLS requests

Please see our hours to see which location works best for you

More information here


The Building Connections project has progressed to a new phase!

In a town hall meeting in April, Andrew Berman Architect presented updated renderings of the new library complex
See the latest renderings here


Watch presentation here


This project is supported by funds from the New Jersey Library Construction Bond Act, administered by the New Jersey State Library.



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High-speed wireless Internet is now available anywhere around the building, 24/7

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Installation and maintenance of this wireless network was made possible through an ARPA (American Rescue Plan Act) grant.