Libraries in New Jersey

 

Libraries in New Jersey are educational and fun for the whole family. We provide you with a quick and easy way to find all the New Jersey library locations near you. Just choose a city from the list below or select a library on the map to see detailed listings that include the addresses, contact information, websites and more for libraries in your local area.

About 55.21% of people who live in New Jersey use the libraries every year. About 148,188 New Jerseyans visit the library every day of whom 31,365 use the provided public internet access computers and 8,657 attend publicly funded programs for youth, young adult, and adults alike.


  • 306 Libraries
  • 3,223 Librarians
  • 8,426,412 Total Population
  • 4,651,905 Borrowers
  • 52,754,935 Visits
  • 155,988 Total Programs
  • $503,650,832 Cost To Run
  • 30,636,134 Books
  • 287,097 E-books
  • 1,729,878 Audio
  • 1,816,137 Videos
  • -612 Downloads
  • 7,441 Computers
  • 1,207,821 Hours Open
Information
YearLibraries
2003339
2004337
2005257
2006265
2007314
2008227
2009304
2010306
YearLibrarians
20033,808
20043,806
20053,124
20061,838
20073,382
20082,841
20093,411
20103,223
YearNumber of Books
200340,062,132
200439,755,884
200534,510,637
200621,502,948
200734,470,333
200827,713,388
200930,648,016
201030,636,134
YearRegistered Borrowers
2003-
2004-
2005-
20062,718,179
20074,969,290
20084,383,302
20094,548,030
20104,651,905
YearComputers
20035,547
20045,848
20055,386
20064,242
20076,825
20085,853
20097,151
20107,441
YearComputer Users
2003-
2004-
2005-
20067,281,637
200711,731,634
200812,237,377
200911,606,670
201011,166,014
YearPrograms
2003-
2004153,871
2005133,956
200687,381
2007148,935
2008133,652
2009157,393
2010155,988
YearProgram Attendance
2003-
2004-337
20052,470,219
20061,684,021
20072,903,699
20082,732,583
20093,111,179
20103,081,868
YearCost to Run
2003473,135,168
2004504,556,520
2005478,364,707
2006285,088,007
2007549,583,625
2008474,945,997
2009511,755,839
2010503,650,832
YearNumber of Ebooks
200377,524
200476,972
200563,750
200631,728
200784,038
2008108,010
2009113,525
2010287,097
YearNumber of Audio Units
20031,503,039
20041,592,973
20051,498,438
2006876,825
20071,612,888
20081,344,856
20091,588,567
20101,729,878
YearNumber of Videos
20031,299,746
20041,442,546
20051,416,784
2006909,069
20071,757,155
20081,451,141
20091,702,166
20101,816,137
YearHours Open
20031,503,309
20041,509,685
20051,272,747
2006849,582
20071,358,747
20081,078,950
20091,228,133
20101,207,821
YearPopulation
200310,984,263
200410,988,961
20059,516,711
20065,188,861
20079,445,184
20087,742,777
20098,391,908
20108,426,412