The library is open seven days a week
Monday 9 am – 6 pm
Tuesday 9 am – 8 pm
Wednesday 9 am – 6 pm
Thursday 9 am – 8 pm
Friday 9 am – 5 pm
Saturday 9 am – 5 pm
Sunday 1 pm – 5 pm
Face coverings are encouraged inside the building.Library Updates
Donate to SOPL this Giving Tuesday
This Giving Tuesday make a gift for all of South Orange when you donate to the South Orange Public Library.
Your gift is vital to South Orange residents and supporting library users now, so that when the doors open to the new South Orange Public Library, it will be THE place where EVERYONE in our community connects for conversation and exploration.DONATE HERE
Join us for the
Friends of SOPL Holiday Jewelry Sale
(and books too!)
Saturday, December 10 10 am – 5 pm
More details here
Sunday, December 11 1 pm – 4 pm
Our annual Color-The-Turkey contest is back!
Pick up an entry in the children’s room or download it here and turn on the creativity! No restrictions on materials. One entry per person.
Entries must be returned to the children’s room by 6 pm on Wednesday, Nov. 30.
For all ages!
Award-winning firm selected for SOPL’s makeover!
NYC-based Andrew Berman Architect is the Library Board’s unanimous choice to lead the modernization projectDetails 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
Use network sopl_outside
Installation and maintenance of this wireless network was made possible through an ARPA (American Rescue Plan Act) grant.