Essex County Library (New Jersey)

Search for Essex County, NJ county libraries. A county library search provides information on hours, locations and phone numbers, library services, library events, library programs, books, magazines, movies, music, ebooks, reference services, government documents, vital records, story times, book clubs, library classes, apply for a library card, check out books, find local library branches, and public index information.


Essex County Libraries collects and stores documents and multimedia records which they make available to the public. Libraries operate at the Essex County local level, or they may be part of an university, a private organization, or a government agency. Essex County libraries contain books, magazines, movies, music, and online and digital documents, including ebooks. They may also provide a searchable database to locate government documents such as Essex County vital records, government agency reports, and records on individuals and businesses. Libraries also offer events and services, including story times, book clubs, and classes, as well as reference services. Some library services may be restricted to residents of Essex County, New Jersey, who may be required to apply for a library card. County libraries provide information about their records and services online.

Belleville Public Library Belleville NJ 221 Washington Avenue 07109 973-450-3434

Glen Ridge Public Library Glen Ridge NJ 240 Ridgewood Avenue 07028 973-748-5482

John Cotton Dana Library Newark NJ 185 University Avenue 07102 973-353-5901

Livingston Public Library Livingston NJ 10 Robert H Harp Drive 07039 973-992-4600

Maplewood memorial Library Maplewood NJ 51 Baker Street 07040 973-762-1622

Millburn Free Public Library Millburn NJ 200 Glen Ave 07041 973-376-1006

Nutley Public Library Nutley NJ 93 Booth Drive 07110 973-667-0405

Orange Public Library Orange NJ 348 Main Street 07050 973-673-0153

Roseland Free Public Library Roseland NJ 20 Roseland Avenue 07068 973-226-8636

The Newark Public Library Newark NJ 5 Washington Street 07102 973-733-7784

Van Buren Library Newark NJ 140 Van Buren Street 07105 973-733-7750

Verona Library Verona NJ 17 Gould Street 07044 973-857-4848

Walsh Library South Orange NJ 400 South Orange Avenue 07079 973-761-9435

West Caldwell Public Library Caldwell NJ 30 Clinton Road 07006 973-226-5441

West Orange Public Library West Orange NJ 46 Mount Pleasant Avenue 07052 973-736-0198