General Information

Main Library  - 732.222.3900

328 Broadway
Long Branch, NJ 07740

Mon, Tues., Thurs. 10AM-3PM

Wednesday 3PM-8PM

Fri. & Sat. 10AM -3PM

Closed Sunday


Elberon Branch - 732.870.1776
168 Lincoln Ave.
Long Branch, NJ 07740

Mon.     10AM-3PM

Tues.     10AM-3PM

Wed.        3PM-8PM

Thurs.   10AM-3PM 

Fri.         10AM-3PM


​​Board of Trustees:​

Mayor John Pallone     Vice President                  unexpired
Michael Salvatore, LB BOE Superintendent     unexpired

Roberto Ferragina        President                  12/31/2020

Mary George                  Secretary                  12/31/2021
Jack Kearns                    Treasurer                  12/31/2021

Joy Bastelli                     Trustee                      12/31/2023 

Willie Snell                     Trustee                      12/31/2023

Kathryn Tarantino        Trustee                      12/20/2020
Linda Toye                      Trustee                       12/31/2019


2020 Board Meetings:​

3rd Monday of each month (unless there is a holiday). Meetings are held virtually until further notice. 

September 21, 2020 - 7:30pm 

October 19, 2020 - 7:30pm

November 16, 2020 - 7:30pm

December 21, 2020 - 7:30pm




Topic: Long Branch Free Public Library Board Meeting
Time: Oct 19, 2020 07:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Meeting ID: 870 4578 2754

Call in: +1 646 876 9923 US


Library Documents:

Library Policy

Why Are We an Independent Library? 

Board of Trustees Bylaws

Community Floor Reservation Request Information

Meeting Room Request Forms

Movie Theater Request Forms

Library Closings 2020:

Wednesday     January 1         New Year’s Day

Monday           January  20      Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday           February 17     President's Day

Thursday        March 19           Staff In-Service

Friday             April 10              Good Friday

Monday          May 25               Memorial Day

Saturday        July 4                  Independence Day

Monday          September 7    Labor Day

Monday          October 12       Columbus Day  

Thursday       October 22        Staff In-service

Wednesday   November 11    Veterans' Day

Thursday       November 26    Thanksgiving Day

Friday            November 27     Thanksgiving


Thursday      December 24      Christmas Eve

Friday            December 25      Christmas Day


Float Holidays:

Tuesday November 3           Election Day


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