Literary Services at the Library

Author Alerts

Get alerts via text or email when a title from your favorite authors has been added to the catalog (Please note that as a result, you will also receive alerts for pre-published titles).

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Book Discussion Group

The Book Discussion Group is an opportunity for adults to get together once a month, from September to June, to discuss a book, which is usually a contemporary fiction or non-fiction title. Check The Library's Book Discussion Group page for more information and to find the list of titles and dates selected for the fall sessions.

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eBooks on EBSCOhost

Access The Library’s eContent collection for digital books on all topics.

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Can't find a book in the Library Catalog? Click on JerseyCat to borrow books from over 200 New Jersey Libraries. See our guide to JerseyCat for all of the details. Adobe Reader required. This service is limited to East Brunswick Public Library cardholders only.

Request to Purchase Materials

If you are looking for books that are not listed in the Library Catalog, you may use our online Request for Books form to request that The Library purchase them. You may use the online Request for Media Materials form to request CDs, DVDs or other media materials not listed in the Library Catalog. The Library will either purchase the materials or borrow them from another library for you (see ILL or Interlibrary Loan description above) depending upon date of publication, availability, and the price of the item(s). This service is limited to East Brunswick Public Library cardholders only.