POLICY FOR GETTING LIBRARY CARDS: 

Free to residents/property owners of the Borough of Longport (property owners may sign off on family members who are residing at their property for the summer, but only if the property owner has a current library card)

Free to residents municipalities that offer reciprocal borrowing rights:

Any municipality in Atlantic County

Business Owners in Longport

Ocean City

Avalon

Renters (Must show a lease that has a start and expiration date)

If you need a copy of the applicaiton, click on the link below:

Library Application

You also also apply for a card through our website that is good for seven days than come into the library to complete the process.  Please click on the link here to apply: online registration.

Contact us

  • Address

    2305 Atlantic Avenue Longport, NJ 08403

  • Phone

    Library: (609) 487-7403

    Historical Society Museum: (609) 823-1115

  • Email

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    Historical Society Museum: historicalsociety@longportpubliclibrary.org

  • Phone

    Library: (609) 487-7403

    Historical Society Museum: (609) 823-1115

  • Email

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    Historical Society Museum: historicalsociety@longportpubliclibrary.org

Library Hours: Monday and Tuesday from 9am to 5pm, Wednesday and Thursday from 9am to 4pm, Friday and Saturday, 9:00am to 5:00pm ,  Sunday: Closed

Museum Hours: By appointment only, please email or call to schedule an appointment.