Library Company of Burlington NJ

Chartered by His Majesty King George II in 1758

23 West Union Street
Burlington, NJ 08016

Monday - Thursday 11 AM - 8 PM
Friday        1PM - 6PM
Saturday 11AM - 3PM
Sunday     Closed

[2017 Holiday and Closure Dates]

Telephone 609 386-1273

Director's Introduction to The Library Company of Burlington

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Summer Events 

Register on-line for any upcoming event by clicking the link in the 'Register' (rightmost) column in the grid below.  This will bring-up an email template to register for the event.  Simply enter the number of attendees and their names in the body of the email message and click 'Send'.  

or call the library at 609.386-1273

Date  Time Event Description
 08/02/2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm Story Time
Registration Required
 08/02/2017 6:30pm - 7:30pm Gentle Yoga
Registration Required
 08/09/2017 6:15pm - 7:15pm Union Street Stampers
Registration Required
 08/10/2017 5:30pm - 7:30pm Mammal Mania
Registration Required
 08/10/2017 6:15pm - 7:15pm Union Street Stampers
Registration Required
 08/16/2017 6:30pm - 7:30pm Gentle Yoga
Registration Required
 08/21/2017 2:30pm - 3:30pm Eclipse Party
Registration Required
 08/23/2017 6:15pm - 7:15pm Union Street Stampers
Registration Required
 08/24/2017 6:15pm - 7:15pm Union Street Stampers
Registration Required
 08/29/2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm STEAM Art
Registration Required
 09/16/2017 11:00am - 1:00pm Schmoopy Moonpie signing
Registration Required

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 New at the Library 

Our Lego Club now has two meetings per month. Unfortunately, due to space limitations - pre-registration will be required for all future Lego Club meetings. 

LCoB Mission Statement was approved by the Trustees at their November quarterly meeting

We have a
new copier
- We are now able to make dual-sided and color copies.   Competitive pricing (8x11 BW-$.20, Color- $.35) with special discounts for community organizations. 

 Serving our Community 

In continuous service to the City of Burlington and Burlington Township since 1758, we are a free full-service library.
  As a member of the Burlington County Library System, we receive daily delivery of materials from the county library system.

Our professional staff is here to assist with your needs in person, by phone or contact a staff member

Contact us regarding personalized assistance with your research project or your job search.

Inquire about using our meeting rooms and display cases - available for use by your community organization.

We participate in the American Youth Literacy program which provides trained reading tutors for students in grades 1-5.

We subscribe to the
Outspoken Library - a NJ State Library Talking Book and Braille Center (TBBC).  Contact a librarian for assistance registering for TBBC.

In connection with the NJ State Library, we now offer McGraw-Hill's GED Online Test Preparation Tool.  Visit the library for details.

Access our Centralized Catalog, displaying availability of over one million books, CD's, DVD's. and Audio Books here and county-wide.  Reserve items here or from your home PC, and be notified about the arrival of your requested items.

Use our workstations with high speed internet access and the MS-Office software suite.

 Library Value Calculator 

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