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Paterson Public Library – Paterson Public Library
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For Adults

In addition to our wide collection of books, DVDs, music, and more! We also offer a variety of programs and services to Paterson residents. Make sure to check out our Career Services!

Internet Access

Access our free public WiFi connection; visit the quiet study area (in Reference) available for use at 250 Broadway.
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Research Databases

Access databases for research, learning, literature and more!
provided by the NJ State Libary
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Community Resources

We can provide information about local organizations, ESL classes, HSE classes, immigration services, and more.
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Just for Kids!

Each branch of the Paterson Free Public Library has a section just for children with books, magazine, DVDs, and much more for infants through 6th grade.

World Book Online

Encyclopedia/dictionary/atlas for elementary, middle school and high school students.
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Tutor.com

Real-time tutoring for students from k-12. Tutors available 4pm -10pm every day. All other resources available 24/7.
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School Center (k-12)

From Learning Express, skill-building resources for classroom and homework success.
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Teen Zone

The Teen Zone is available to patrons from 7th grade to 19 years old!Check out our great offerings such as: Movie Night, Makers Club, Yarn Club, homework help and more!

Homework Help

From Learning Express, skill-building resources for classroom and homework success.
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Tutor.com

Real-time tutoring for students from k-12. Tutors available 4pm -10pm every day. All other resources available 24/7.
login now

Reasearch Databases

Access databases for research, learning, literature and more!
provided by the NJ State Libary
browse databases now

Adults

For Adults

In addition to our wide collection of books, DVDs, music, and more! We also offer a variety of programs and services to Paterson residents.

Internet Access

Access our free public WiFi connection; visit the quiet study area (in Reference) available for use at 250 Broadway.
get more info

Reasearch Databases

Access databases for research, learning, literature and more!
provided by the NJ State Libary
browse databases now

Community Resources

We can provide information about local organizations, ESL classes, HSE classes, immigration services, and more.
get more info

Kids

Just for Kids!

Each branch of the Paterson Free Public Library has a section just for children with books, magazine, DVDs, and much more for infants through 6th grade.

World Book Online

Encyclopedia/dictionary/atlas for elementary, middle school and high school students.
login now

Tutor.com

Real-time tutoring for students from k-12. Tutors available 4pm -10pm every day. All other resources available 24/7.
login now

School Center (k-12)

From Learning Express, skill-building resources for classroom and homework success.
login now

Teens

Teen Zone

The Teen Zone is available to patrons from 7th grade to 19 years old!

Homework Help

From Learning Express, skill-building resources for classroom and homework success.
login now

Tutor.com

Real-time tutoring for students from k-12. Tutors available 4pm -10pm every day. All other resources available 24/7.
login now

Reasearch Databases

Access databases for research, learning, literature and more!
provided by the NJ State Libary
browse databases now

Find Your Next Book

New BooksKids BooksTeen Fiction

Our Locations

Danforth (Main) Library
250 Broadway Paterson, NJ 07501 (get directions)
973-321-1223

Hours

Monday 9:00am-8:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am-8:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am-8:00pm
Thursday 9:00am-8:00pm
Friday 9:00am-5:00pm
Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm
Sunday CLOSED
Southside Branch Library
930 Main Street Paterson, NJ 07503 (get directions)
973-357-3020

Hours

Monday 12:00pm-8:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am-5:00pm
Thursday 9:00am-5:00pm
Friday CLOSED
Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm
Sunday CLOSED
Totowa Branch Library
405 Union Avenue Paterson, NJ 07502 (get directions)
973-942-7198

Hours

Monday 9:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday 12:00pm-8:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am-5:00pm
Thursday 9:00am-5:00pm
Friday CLOSED
Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm
Sunday CLOSED
Northside Branch Library
60 Temple Street Paterson, NJ 07522 (get directions)
973-321-1309

Hours

Monday 9:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday 12:00pm-8:00pm
Thursday 9:00am-5:00pm
Friday CLOSED
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED
Learning Lab @Paterson Public Library
77 Ellison Street, 2nd floor Paterson, NJ 07501 (get directions)
973-782-6977

Hours

Monday 1:00pm-4:45pm
Tuesday 1:00pm-4:45pm
Wednesday 1:00pm-4:45pm
Thursday 1:00pm-4:45pm
Friday CLOSED
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED

Go Digital

Available 24/7 Anytime Anywhere!

Hoopla

Movies | Music | Ebooks

RBdigital

Digital Magazines

Overdrive

Ebooks | Audiobooks

Learning Express

Online Learning Tools