Our mission is to study Jersey City's colorful past and to provide the public with entertaining accounts of our bygone eras. Our studies rely upon the resources of the library's New Jersey Room, as well as oral histories, public information and legend.
Upcoming Historical Project Events:
Main Library Closed
*The Main Library will be closed starting Monday, September 28, 2015 due to renovations and reopen on Monday, November 2, 2015. Read more
The Hair-Raiser Fundraiser
Come and join us for our spooktakular 12th Annual "The Hair-Raiser" Fundraiser on Thursday, October 22, 2015 starting at 6:00pm @ Pedestrian Mall - LITM 140 Newark Ave. Jersey City, NJ. Read More...