Elizabeth Public Library

Main Library
11 South Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 354-6060
Director: Mary Faith Chmiel
Elmora Branch
740 W. Grand St. Elizabeth
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 353-4820
Branch Manager: Robert Barbanell
LaCorte Branch
418-424 Palmer Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 469-1866
Branch Manager: Robert Barbanell
E-Port Branch
102-110 3rd Street
(3rd St. & E Jersey Ave.)
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 289-9032
Branch Manager: Robert Barbanell

Elizabeth Public Library’s Website

Main Library Hours

The Main Branch of the Elizabeth Public Library is open Monday – Thursday, from 10 am to 7:45pm, Friday from 10 am to 5:45 pm, and Saturday from 10 am to 4:45 pm.

‘Open’ sessions have been expanded to approximately two hours each, starting at 10 am. Our Monday-Thursday hours are also extended till 7:45 pm. We continue to close periodically for cleaning, and masks, as mandated by the City of Elizabeth, must always be worn, covering both nose and mouth.

10:00 am
12:00 noon
2:00 pm
4:00 pm
6:00 pm (Monday – Thursday only)

For each shift, patrons may be in the library for 1 hour and 45 minutes. Computer sessions are by appointment only; no computer assistance is available. No public bathrooms are available.

In the event of temporary staff shortages, only curbside pickup will be available. This information will be posted on the library website.

On Mondays remote library services will be available: chat, email, social media and telephone.

For more information, please visit the library website or contact the library directly.

Elmora Branch Hours

The Elmora Branch of the Elizabeth Public Library is open Monday – Thursday, from 10 am to 7:45pm, Friday from 10 am to 5:45 pm, and Saturday from 10 am to 4:45 pm.

‘Open’ sessions have been expanded to approximately two hours each, starting at 10 am. Our Monday-Thursday hours are also extended till 7:45 pm. We continue to close periodically for cleaning, and masks, as mandated by the City of Elizabeth, must always be worn, covering both nose and mouth.

10:00 am
12:00 noon
2:00 pm
4:00 pm
6:00 pm (Monday – Thursday only)

For each shift, patrons may be in the library for 1 hour and 45 minutes.

Computer sessions are by appointment only; no computer assistance is available. No public bathrooms are available.

In the event of temporary staff shortages, only curbside pickup will be available. This information will be posted on the library website.

On Mondays remote library services will be available: chat, email, social media and telephone.

For more information, please visit the library website or contact the library directly.

E-port Branch Library

E-port is open Monday through Friday from 2 pm to 5:45 pm for the benefit of after-school children.

LaCorte Branch Library

LaCorte is open Monday through Friday from 10am to 2 pm.