Monday 10:00 a.m.    8:00 p.m.
Tuesday 10:00 a.m.  
8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m.  
8:00 p.m.
Thursday 10:00 a.m.  
8:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m.  
6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m.  
5:00 p.m.
Sunday Closed  
49 Hudson Avenue
Edgewater, New Jersey 07020



Patron Notice
Please note that the library will have a delayed
opening on Wednesday August 17, 2016.
We will open at 11:30 am.

                                                                                                               Summer Reading Registration 

Everyone must register for the events and/or programs

you are interested in attending so that we know how many we can expect.

Registration can be done online by clicking the calendar link above

or you may call the library at 201-224-6144 one of our

staff members will be more than happy to assist you

Thank you

         Edgewater Free Public Library

A Carnegie Building

1916 - 2016

  100 Years Old

Come And Celebrate With Us!!



As the community of Edgewater and the Edgewater Free Public Library
Celebrate 100 Years of the library's Carnegie Building, here is a brief
overview of what's "New" and "Upcoming" at the library:
*      Newly-installed digital HDTV for promoting library

*      Upcoming installation of new customized Circulation
        Desks in the Adult & Juvenile Departments

*      Collecting donations for the library's "Time Capsule"

*      The installation of newly purchased display case

*      Upcoming construction of the
        "Doris Farr Memorial Reading Garden"

*      Designation and re-designing the Reference Room
        in the Spring 2016

*      Initiating the "Brick Fundraiser" for the Reading Garden

Check back throughout the year for a variety of upcoming events.
Mango Languages Logo 

Click on the link above to begin using this new language database and learn a new language.



 Mother Goose and Baby Lapsit

Tiny Hands 

          Click to view                                                       Click to view




Make sure to ask about our video games











Tweens & Teens 

What are you interested in ??? Let us know and we will try to get it in the

library for you and your friends.


Please check out all our pages for more events and program information!!

   All programs are listed on the "Calendar" link above

                                Register for all library programs using the "Calendar" link above 


KICK-OFF EVENTS:Do you want to improve your English Speaking Skills? Click here to register as a student for our ESL classes.

ESL Volunteers - Sign up here.



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BCCLS Catalog
BCCLS Online Registration
Databases Available through BCCLS

Jersey Clicks

One Stop Library Gateway to Quality
Information and Databases 

Jersey Cat

Jersey Cat Interlibrary Loan System
at Edgewater Library!




What's New at the Edgewater Free Public Library:


  • Download Books - Great new - BeAT and eBCCLS are merging. Starting 6/1/2013, eBCCLS will be your one stop shop for eBooks and eAudiobooks. 


  • Playaways - Pre-loaded books and light weight for easy listening anywhere, anytime


  • Playaways Views - All in one Video Player


  • New DVD's - Check out our new DVD collection







Events at Edgewater Library


calendarThe Edgewater Library offers events for children, teens and adults.

We have programs and classes as well as special events for you to enjoy.

We encourage you to check back often to learn abut new events that are happening and register right online!