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Welcome to the Hoboken Public Library


The Main Building at 500 Park Avenue has reopened. The Pop-Up Branch at 124 Grand Street in the Hoboken Multi-Service Center is currently closed.

24/7 eresources like the Gale Virtual Reference Library, Hoopla, Zinio, Universal Class, Britannica Library, Brainfuse, and more are always a click away! Get full text journal articles, magazines, ebooks, downloadable music, financial investment information and more for free! Hoboken Public Library Resident Card Holders have access from home with their library cards.

On Your Mark, Get Set…Read! Summer Reading for All Ages Starts June 25, Register Now and join in the Fun!

The Hoboken Public Library Gallery!

In the Hoboken Public Library Gallery:
The Art of Jessica Robertson
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Signup for library programs ONLINE with our Eventbrite service.

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RSVP for Adult Events at 201-420-2347, at the second floor reference desk,, or our online sign-up service: Hoboken Public Library Online Program Sign-Up. 

Intro to Knitting with Lisa Barnes
Learn a knew skill this summer! On Wednesday mornings starting, June 22 at 10 AM, learn how to knit a beautiful cowl scarf. Arrive early on Wednesday June 22 to insure your seat for the full 3 sessions. 

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Book Discussion

On Monday June 27 at 6 PM, the Sci-Fi and Fantasy Book Discussion Group will discuss Jules Verne’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.  Join us for a movie screening at 3:45 PM. 

Family Art with Liz Cohen

Thursday June 30 at 7 PM, adults and children can participate in a group project – making an African story “quilt.” Registration opens on Eventbrite the day before the event.


Teen Programs (Grades 5 & up)

  • Give us a call! (201) 420-2348.



Kids Programs
For Current Weekly Storytimes and Special Programs check the Children's Program Page Info!

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Maker Space -
Open Creation Space Time
Every Monday join us between 1PM and 7 PM for open maker space time. No appointment required! Those under the age of 13 need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Intro to Arduino

On Monday June 27 at 6 PM join us for Introduction to Arduino. Seating is limited to 10. Eventbrite tickets will be available to reserve Sunday June 26.


Library Closings:
Independence Day Weekend: Sunday, 7/3/16 and Monday, 7/4/16
The Library will be closed on Sundays in July.

The Reading Room on the second floor is closed periodically for special events. Click here to see a list of Reading Room closing dates and times.

Please call 201-420-2346 for updated information about closings due to inclement weather or other emergencies.


Click on HelpNow and JobNow for homework help and online resources for job seekers. Live help is available from 2 PM-11 PM!




Want to learn a foreign language or improve your English skills?
Adults can learn with Rosetta Stone or Mango and for young children we have Little Pim!

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Please enter your Hoboken Public Library Card Number
when prompted for a User ID for remote access.

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Login for Adults
this includes Mango Premier Films geared towards older teens and adults

Login for Kids with only Children friendly Mango Premier Films included
Please be aware this link is currently only working in the library.

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Universal Class


Online Learning Courses are available to Hoboken Library Patrons through Universal Class.
Start learning today!

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