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Ocean County Library

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Epitome of the modern library/media center!

The system, and in particular the Toms River branch, is so far beyond your shushing, mildewy, rigid... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2018
Belmar, New Jersey
very well run

great workers clean happy place treat you very nice and pleasant great collections of books... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2018
Forked River, New Jersey
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All reviews dunkin donuts ocean county great resource main branch children's section great selection of books cup of coffee old church very helpful staff children's programs nice size metered parking two stories live entertainment dvd's to watch internet access take advantage
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fine in the daytime but once it starts to become later in the afternoon into evening, it's a bit sketchy outside and in the lobby. People randomly from off the streets just go and sit in the lobby.Few times a saw a man just sitting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stacey B
Reviewed 18 November 2018

The system, and in particular the Toms River branch, is so far beyond your shushing, mildewy, rigid library of yesteryear that you'll want to go here probably more for its activities and special exhibits than to check out a book. The children's section has a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank natty64
Reviewed 18 November 2018

great workers clean happy place treat you very nice and pleasant great collections of books very quiet to read what you want

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sodder512
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Wonderful library system. So many resources and books and info to be found. Take advantage of this place.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SallyDrac
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I absolutely LOVED going to the Ocean County Library! Parking was a breeze once I figured out how to use the meters. Once I entered the library, I found everything well-marked, clean, and the building had plenty of light. A nice size, a quiet and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mare1973
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I had to go to the library to obtain some important information from some books that I could not obtain online. I was in Manchester Township and I knew that the Ocean County library system had a branch there so I stopped in to get...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RayTomsRiver
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Besides all the excellent books and magazine's available there are also DVDs and CDs available to borrow. You can use the Internet and Printers are also available if needed. They have excellent programs for all ages. Just sign up online and be sure to not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 27 August 2018

They often have events and speakers at this library. It is two stories, and you can find everything you want. It's a nice size library

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank cbreezego
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Libraries are not dead. Just come to any of the branches of the Ocean County Library and you’ll see. A complete joy to visit and so much for the kids to do too!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mary W
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Good easy parking (but can be full when busy). Quite a few Internet terminals. Nice people. Special events regularly. Nice walk around town while you're visiting.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank StoneyEnd
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