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Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines to read on your phone or tablet using Libby, by OverDrive. You can send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader! Provided by libraries in central New Jersey.

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Flipster

Bon Appetit, Consumer Reports, Cosmopolitan, Do It Yourself, Entertainment Weekly, Food Network Magazine, Men's Health, The New Yorker, and more.

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Freegal

Access to about 15 million songs and over 40,000 music videos. Unlimited song steaming 24/7 until the end of 2020.

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Hoopla

A groundbreaking digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, phone, and TV!

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YouTube

Watch videos made by our librarians and outside presentors! We have videos for all ages, from infant to adult.

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Personalized Picks

Looking for something new to read? Check out our new personalized book selection service. Curated Books Tailored to Your Tastes!

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NextReads

NextReads

Choose from 40 newsletters that highlight recent releases and buzz-worthy books across a variety of genres and age ranges.

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NoveList Plus

NoveList Plus

Looking for your next book? Want to find more authors like your favorites? NoveList Plus has all your reading answers.

For Teens and Adults
NoveList K-8 Plus

NoveList K-8 Plus

Are you a kid looking for what to read next? Need to find a book for a school project but don't know where to start?

For Kids and Tweens

Author Spotlight: Tessa Hadley

Over five novels and two collections of stories Tessa Hadley has earned a reputation as a fiction writer of remarkable gifts, and been compared with Elizabeth Bowen and Alice Munro. Best known for her forensically close observations of modern family life, she writes character-driven novels peppered with authentic, complex and flawed individuals caught in the undercurrents that lie hidden inside familial relationships.

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Staff Picks

New Blog Posts from Staff

Halloween Prank: Horror Comedy Movie Suggestions

October 27, 2020 - 2:30pm

I was seven years old. My mom came in for our nightly chat before bedtime. We talked about my day at school and how my third-grade teacher wanted us to write poetry - a whole book full of more glitter, crayon, and the woes of elementary school than actual poetry. My mom had instructed me to close my eyes as we recited our prayers, said thanks for a good day, and asked for another one. I remember that it was an especially dark night and late into October, with Halloween right around the corner. My mom’s shadow then moved along the wall as she kissed me goodnight, turned off the light, and left... View the post.

Create an Outdoor Book-themed Library Path with Bricks and Paint

October 23, 2020 - 2:30pm

At our Library, we’ve been trying to creatively engage with our patrons in new ways due to the changes and challenges for service that have occurred in 2020. Youth librarians, educators, parents, camps, and other institutions that are involved in lifelong learning are likely familiar with indoor and outdoor paths that can be created with stickers, chalk, paint, artwork, signs, and physical structures. You may have seen some of these spring up with a flourish around your neighborhood during the quarantine. Activity and sensory paths, formal story walks and even window displays can be fun means... View the post.