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Library Hours
Main Library Children's Room
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
9:00 - 8:00
9:00 - 8:00
9:00 - 5:00
9:00 - 8:00
9:00 - 5:00
9:00 - 1:00
Closed
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
10:00 - 6:00
10:00 - 6:00
9:00 - 5:00
10:00 - 6:00
9:00 - 5:00
9:00 - 1:00
Closed


973-450-3434
221 Washington Avenue
Belleville, NJ 07109
 

 

Programs

  • Kids - There are children's programs for art, pokemon, storytime, afterschool activities, monthly craft kids, and more! Check our programs and calendars for upcoming events you may want to join!
  • Teens - There is a Teen Advisory Board, Homework Heroes, SteamPunk Engineers, Career Information, SAT Study Groups, Programming Instruction, etc. Registration may be required. Check the calendar and program pages for more information. 
  • Adults - There are lectures, discount programs, ESL instruction, book discussions, and information and activities. Look at the program pages and calendar to find things you want to do. 

Programs & Resources

The regularly scheduled meeting of June 8, 2022, for the Belleville Public Library Board of Trustees has been changed. The meeting will now be held on June 9, 2022, at 6:00 PM at the library in the Teen Room.
 
Overdrive

Download eBooks and digital audiobooks to your desktop, laptop, tablet, smartphones, or eReader.

EBSCO

Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and exam preparation for professional development and school.

BrainFuse

Online tutoring with live tutors via HelpNow for children and adults. Also career assistance via JobsNow.

PallsPlus

Local libraries share a library catalog of books, DVD’s, CD’s and ebooks, audiobooks and magazines.


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About the Library

The Belleville Public Library has been in existence for over 100 years and is the jewel of Washington Avenue which runs the course of the Township of Belleville, NJ between Nutley and Newark. It serves a diverse population of approximately 36,000 residents and is located less than 10 minutes from Essex County’s beautiful Branch Brook Park . The library provides a host of programs and activities for all ages and serves a variety of cultures.  We provide access to a collection of about 36,000 books and other materials for leisure as well as personal edification.

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