Monday - Thursday 9am - 8pm
Friday - Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday 11am - 3pm
235 32nd Street, Avalon, NJ 08202
      609-967-7155

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Services

Computer and printing services, available to the public:

  • Public access computers offering free Internet access, Microsoft Office, Roxio Creator Suite, and Resume building software.
  • Printing from public computers: B&W (.$10/pg.) and Color ($.25/pg.).
  • Direct Print service: print to the library from anywhere via the Internet, or download the PrinterOn app for iPad/iPhone or Android, or by emailing the print job to our B&W (.$10/pg.) or Color ($.25/pg.) printer. Print jobs are held in the system for 24 hours and can be picked up at the library from the Print Release Station.
  • Free Wi-Fi, available inside during regular business hours, available out front up to first row of parking 24/7.
  • Free self-service faxing.
  • Library Document Station: allows free scanning to a flash drive, to an email, to an iPhone or iPad, or to a fax number.
  • Color copying through Library Document Station: scan your items to our color printer to make color copies: $.25 per page (or $.10 per page for B&W).
  • Black and White photocopier $.15 per page.
  • In-library use of Windows 8 laptops. Staff will ask for collateral in exchange for in-house loan of laptops. Laptops may not be taken to library foyer or outside the building.
  • Monthly newsletter containing new releases, upcoming programs and more, emailed to your inbox. Sign up here.

 

Library services for all cardholders:

Library services for Avalon residents and property owners:

  • iPad 3, iPad mini, and iPad Air 2 units available for a checkout period of three weeks.
  • Library by Mail.
  • Priority registration: sign up two weeks before open registration for any library programs requiring sign-up.
  • Museum pass program: passes to a variety of nearby cultural organizations available, circulating for three days and usually providing free admission for 2 adults and accompanying children and sometimes discounts at museum stores. Each pass has individual requirements so please check this page for details.
  • Local delivery for homebound patrons. Call 609-976-7155 or contact us via email. 
  • Be a part of Avalon history: tell us your story for the Avalon History Center’s Avalon Oral History program. Interested? Call Nina Ranalli at 609-967-0090.

 

Library Programs:

The library offers many free programs open to the public including classes, group meet-ups and lectures. See Events on library homepage for more details and for full listings. A sampling of what we currently offer includes:

  • Groups: book clubs, knitting group, Scrabble club, PC users group, social media users group, Italian culture group, creative writing, and more.
  • Classes: Windows 8 classes, PC and Apple classes, iPad workshops, language classes, art workshops, and more.
  • Lectures: author lectures, topical lectures (such as writing a memoir, bike maintenance, gardening topics), etc.
  • Annual summer reading program for kids and teens, based on the current NJ statewide theme.

 

Special Services:

Outspoken Library New Jersey Talking Book and Braille Center kiosk for the vision impaired.

      Local delivery for homebound patrons. Call 609-967-7155 for details or contact us via email.

 

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