Library

The South Orange Public Library is a vital community center that supports the educational, informational, and diverse cultural needs of the Township. The Library provides individualized services, delivered in a professional manner, while being fully responsive to patron needs.

The Library is open, per the hours noted below, even as construction continues on the adjacent complex. Visitors should note that Taylor Place will be periodically closed and parking lot access may be limited via Comstock Place, a one-way street accessible from Scotland Road.

South Orange Public Library will be extending the service hours by 10 hours a week, eliminating midday closings for two hours each day. Library materials will continue to be returned in the book drops located by Scotland Road entrance and the parking lot entrance (not the Green Box)


Monday & Wednesday 9am-6pm

Tuesday & Thursday   9am-8pm

Friday                        9am-5pm

Saturdays will reopen after Labor Day

Sunday                     1pm-5pm



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