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The Adult Services department encompasses the first floor and mezzanine of the library. The Adult Services department is responsible for the borrowing, returning and renewal of library materials, receiving items requested via inter-library loan through BCCLS, processing all JerseyCat requests (the statewide inter-library loan system), placing item holds and answering questions regarding your library account.

The Adult Services department boasts a wide and varied collection of the latest fiction and non-fiction books as well as your favorite older titles. The library offers a Large Print collection and World Language collection featuring books in both Spanish and Russian. In addition to books, the library offers audiobooks on CD, Playaways, as well as free downloadable audio titles available to our library patrons through Listen NJ. Visit our library audio section for details. Patrons should also check out our multimedia collections featuring the latest DVD’s (feature films, documentaries and Children’s titles), music CD’s and CD-ROM’s. To search the library catalog, apply for a library card online or for more information on our borrowing policies follow the above links.




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