The Jersey City Free Public Library now offers an app and a website to schedule curbside pickup appointments. You can also use the app to search the catalog, place holds, and manage your account.
Are you ready for another exciting year of the Summer Reading Program? This year we celebrate animal stories with the theme "Tails & Tales." The program runs from Monday, June 21, 2021 through Friday, August 13, 2021.
An interactive way to explore the library's privacy resources.
Here at the Jersey City Free Public Library, we believe in empowering all people to strive for their dreams and goals. By eliminating fines for our materials, we can continue to do just that while cultivating equity by reaching even more people in our community.
The award-winning ABCmouse curriculum is designed to help young children (ages 2-8+) build a strong foundation for future academic success. ABCmouse is 100% educational, with more than 10,000 learning activities across all major subject areas—reading, math, science, social studies, art, and music. Best of all, kids love it! (From Age of Learning, Inc.)
In celebration of National Library Month 2021, we organized our first-ever JCFPL Community Poetry Showcase. This virtual showcase features work from Jersey City poets on the theme "What Community Means to Me.
For borrowing books and for accessing the electronic resources available through this website on home computers, library patrons now use a yellow and blue, bar-coded library card, sized like a credit card. All library cards will begin with the numbers 27954. You can obtain a library card online today!Read More
Free wireless access is available at all Jersey City Free Public Library locations to all library patrons. Wireless Internet access is provided to the public as a service free of charge on an “as is” basis with no guarantee and no warranty for your laptops throughout the library.
Learn how to connect to our wireless network by clicking here.Read More