Building Community

​What We Do

  • The Bernardsville Library, located in the heart of downtown Bernardsville, NJ, is a designated emergency shelter for members of the community in times of power outages and natural disasters such as Super Storm Sandy.

  • Meeting and conference rooms are available for community use.

  • The Library offers safe, well-lit study and tutoring space for students.

Learning Opportunities 

  • VITA tax preparation for seniors

  • LinkedIn Learning

  • Workshops on a variety of topics such as cooking, estate planning, and healthcare

  • Meditation and relaxation classes

  • Art exhibitions

  • Yoga

  • Summer Reading Programs for children and teens

  • Volunteer opportunities

Resources

Library Resources

  • Membership in MAIN (Morris Automated Information Network), a consortium of 49 public libraries in New Jersey offering our library patrons access to over 9 million titles.

  • Books, audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, movies, and tv programs available to borrow

  • Downloadable books, audiobooks, Craftsy, Crafts en Espanol,  Indieflix, Quello Concerts, and The Great Courses Library collection, are available to borrow online via LIBBY.

  • Downloadable books, audiobooks, music, movies and TV shows are available to borrow via Hoopla

  • Computers, laptops and Chromebooks are available at the library for patron usage

  • Access to printers

  • Author lectures

  • Bookbags for book clubs (8 books of the same title with discussion notes and topics)

  • Bridge

  • Evening book club and daytime Memoirs & Coffee book club

  • Access to the Local History Room