305 New Jersey Ave.   Absecon, NJ 08201
Phone: 609-646-2228
Fax: 609-383-8992


The Absecon Public Library offers books in many categories including large print books, books on tape, and books for adults, young adults and children. Magazines, paperback books, and VHS movies for children and adults are included in our collection.

A number of new DVD releases are available at $1.00 for two nights for residents of Absecon.

Fax, copier, and notary services are also offered, along with public access to the Internet, including wireless.

Participating in the Atlantic County Library catalog computer program affords us access to all books in that system. JerseyClicks and JerseyCat are also available at http://atlanticlibrary.org/absecon/.

Children ages 3 through 5 are invited to attend story time every Monday morning at 10:00AM. Registration is required.

Library hours are Monday through Friday 9:30AM to 5:00PM, Tuesday through Thursday 9:30AM to 8:00PM, Saturday 9:30AM to 1:00PM.

Library board members are:

Dan Kane, Sr., President
Dirk deKluyver, Vice President
Laura Badger, Secretary
Betty Jane Kane, Treasurer
Laurel Capone
Edgar Bristrow, MD
Doris Whitaker
James Giaquinto, Superintendent of Schools
Peter Elco, Mayor of Absecon
Barbara Wilson, Library Director