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Library Services Update

Library Services Update

Posted April 05, 2020


• All book due dates have been
extended to May 15, 2020
• Expiring library cards are extended
until May 15, 2020
• Book drops are closed;
you do not have to return your items.
Click here for information and service updates.

Dear East Brunswick Public Library community,

Due to the rapid transmission of COVID-19 and the need for social distancing, the library will be closed until further notice starting Monday March 16.

All programs, events and meetings are canceled through the end of April.

Due dates for all materials currently checked out will be extended and fines will not be accrued during this time. Any library card accounts that are due to expire will be extended

Library book drops are closed, so please do not come to the library to return materials.

You can view our latest newsletter here. This was updated on April 6, 2020.

We encourage you to take advantage of the great online resources we have available:

  • Award winning independent films, documentaries and children's programs on Kanopy
  • Over a thousand art and craft instructional videos on CreativeBug
  • Movies, music albums, graphic novels, television shows, audiobooks and eBooks with hoopla digital
  • Twenty-five thousand ebooks and audiobooks on eLibrary NJ.
  • The most popular newsstand magazines on RBDigital.
View all of our digital offerings hereLibrary cards that are blocked for overdue fines can be used to access online resources while the library building is closed.
 
Our Just For The Health Of It! consumer medical and health librarians also put together this resource guide with links to information from the World Health Organization, New Jersey Department of Health and Center for Disease Control.

While the library is closed, we are not accepting donations for the Friends of the Library's book sales. We will let you know when the donations resume. 

Thank you for your understanding and patience as we navigate through this unprecedented and challenging situation. Please check the library website for additional updates.


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Online Learning

Online Learning

Posted March 19, 2020


Did you know you can access several different online learning programs with your East Brunswick Public Library?
Click here to get started.


Use Ancestry.com From Home

Use Ancestry.com From Home

Posted March 16, 2020


Ancestry.com has graciously made their online genealogy services available to library customers! Click here to access it.


Resources For Your Daily Life

Posted March 16, 2020


The novel coronavirus pandemic has impacted people's daily lives. Click here for a list of resources and information that can help during this time.


Resources For Daily Life During COVID-19

Resources For Daily Life During COVID-19

Posted March 16, 2020


The novel coronavirus pandemic has impacted people's daily lives. Click here for a list of resources and information that can help during this time.


Check Out Our Virtual Library

Check Out Our Virtual Library

Posted March 15, 2020


While we are closed, check out books, movies, music and more from our virtual library! You can access these on your computer, smartphone or tablet. Click here to get started.


Kanopy Kids

Kanopy Kids

Posted March 15, 2020


Did you know that Kanopy has an amazing section of kids' movies and television shows? Your family can watch these programs without counting towards your monthly total. Sign up for free with your library card. Start watching today.