Newark Public Library

5 Washington St.
Newark, NJ 07101-0630- Map It
Phone: (973) 733-7784

AAA Editor Notes

Newark Public Library is at 5 Washington St. opposite Washington Park. One of the largest public libraries in the state and a major resource center, it has large collections of material about the history of the city and state. Also housed in the 1901 building are more than 1 million books, pictures and periodicals. Changing exhibits are presented regularly.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9-5:30 (also Tues.-Thurs. 5:30-8:30). Closed major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 1 hour minimum.