Egg Harbor City, Galloway libraries
The Egg Harbor City and Galloway libraries are part of the Atlantic County Library System, which offers a wide variety of interesting and entertaining programs for all ages, Internet access and word processing, free Wi-Fi and a community room where local groups can hold meetings.
In addition to all of the traditional library services offered, books, music, magazines and movies are available to download or stream. Online resources include research databases, newspapers, health information, genealogy records and community resources. See www.atlanticlibrary.org for a calendar of events and the most current information on available programs.
The Egg Harbor City branch is located at 134 Philadelphia Ave. Hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, and noon-8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. Closed on Sunday. For information call 609-804-1063.
The Galloway Township branch is located at 306 E. Jimmie Leeds Road. Hours are 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Closed Sunday. For information call 609-652-2352.
The Absecon Public Library offers books in many categories including large-print books, audio books, and books for children, young adults and adults. Magazines, paperbacks, and movies on DVD and VHS for children and adults are available. There is no longer a charge for taking out DVDs. Up to three movies can be borrowed at a time.
Audio books and e-books can be downloaded from the South Jersey Regional Library Cooperative’s OverDrive website.
Participation in the Atlantic County Library catalog computer program allows Absecon Library users access to all books in that system. JerseyClicks and JerseyCat are also available.
The library offers fax, copier and notary services, along with public access to the Internet,…