3.1.2021

The Old Bridge Public Library is now open for in-person browsing and computer use.

Browsing Appointments

Please fill out a form online to make a half-hour appointment to browse the Old Bridge Public Library’s collection. Appointments are held on Tuesdays through Fridays from 12:00pm to 6:00pm, and Saturdays from 12:00pm to 4:00pm.  Appointments begin on the half-hour (ex. 12:00pm, 12:30pm, 1:00pm, etc.). Appointments are only for the person named on the form. A form will need to be filled out for each child you plan to bring with you. 

Please note: Appointments are processed in the order received. You will receive an email confirmation from library staff.  We will do our best to reply by one business day. 

 

Computer Appointments

Appointments will begin on the hour and last for 45 minutes starting at 2pm weekdays (Tuesday to Friday) and noon on Saturday.  Please note all computers shut down 15 minutes before the end of the hour or after 45 minutes are up.  Last appointment is 5 pm Tuesday through Friday and 3 pm on Saturday (we are currently closed on Sundays and Mondays). 

You must have an Old Bridge library card to use the computers. 

Appointments are processed in the order received. Please fill out a form online or send an email to computerappointments@oldbridgelibrary.org. You will receive an email confirmation from library staff, usually within one business day.

If you do not have a device to send an email for an appointment or receive a confirmation email, you may call 732-721-5600 x5033.

 

Curbside Service

We are maintaining Curbside Service hours. Our Curbside Service schedule is as follows:

• Tuesdays: 2-7 pm
• Wednesdays: 2-7 pm
• Thursdays: 2-7 pm
• Fridays: 2-7 pm
• Saturdays: 12-5 pm

You can find out more about Curbside Service through our FAQ, including how to order items and how to make pickup arrangements.

 

Passport Services

Limited passport services are available on an appointment-only basis on Tuesdays through Saturdays. Customers can apply for new passports or take passport photos in our office. Due to governmental restrictions, we are unable to expedite passport applications at this time. To book a passport appointment at the Old Bridge Public Library, please email your needs, availability, and contact information to passports@oldbridgelibrary.org

 

Notary Appointments

We have resumed notarizing documents for Old Bridge Public Library customers. Old Bridge residents can notarize up to three documents daily with no charge. Appointments can be scheduled by emailing notary@oldbridgelibrary.org. Notary services are available on Tuesdays through Fridays from 11:30am to 7:00pm, and on Saturdays from 10:00am to 5:00pm.

 

Mobile Printing

You can also send your documents to us for printing. All you have to do is send your file as an attachment to print@oldbridgelibrary.org, and come to pick up your item during Curbside Delivery hours. 

 

Book Drops

All of our community book drops are currently closed, except the one at Central Branch which is open 24/7 for returns.  Returned items will be placed in quarantine for three days to ensure the safety of our staff and patrons, and no late fees will be charged for returned materials during that time.

 

Thank you for all of the patience you showed during our closure. Please continue to check http://www.oldbridgelibrary.org/ for updates, or you can reach us at (732) 721-5600 x. 5010. We look forward to seeing you at the library soon!