In-Library Appointments

Monday 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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In-Library Browsing by Appointment

Welcome back! We are excited to announce that In-Library Browsing & Checkout will begin by appointment on Tuesday, September 1st. 

We are currently taking 15-minute appointments for the main areas of the Library and for the children’s room. Patrons can book their own appointments by using the button below or calling the Library at 973-627-6555

We continue to offer Curbside Pickup of holds for patrons who prefer this method of accessing library services. Hours for Curbside Pickup will be identical to our In-Library appointment hours, with the exception of weekday evenings, when Curbside will end at 7 pm. 

Please continue to place holds for Curbside Pickup using the Library Catalog, calling us, or using our Reader Request Forms. More info below:

Call us during business hours at 973-627-6555 to request an item.

Not sure what you want? Check out our brand-new Reader Request Forms! We can help select Denville Library items for you to pick up. Please use the buttons below:

Want to browse before you come to the Library for your appointment or before placing holds? Use these buttons to view Book Cover Carousels! You’ll click on the book covers to see more information. We continually update the carousels, so please continue to check back.

Have you been enjoying our outdoor Pop-Up Library? We have, too! We will continue to hold the Pop-Up Library, weather permitting, on Saturday mornings from 9:30 am to 11:30 am. 

Questions? We’ve got answers! Please read below for specific procedures and FAQs.

Online Library Card Application

Need a library card to access our digital content or check out library materials? We can set you up online! Please fill out this form and we will be in touch shortly.

Curbside Printout Pickup is here!

How does it work?

  • Send your print job to the library. Wait for a confirmation email.
  • Come to the library and call (973)-627-6555. Let the library know you are here to pickup a printout.
  • Give the Library your spot number, last name and email address. Open your trunk.
  • Library staff will print your printjob and bring it out to your car.
  • There is NO charge at this time but printing is limited to 5 pages per day and only black and white

 

Three ways to PRINT

  • send an email with your document as an ATTACHMENT to: main-denville-township-bw@printspots.com
  • Upload your document(s) to this URL: http://printeron.net/main/denville-township
  • Use the mobile app! Download the PRINTERON app in the Android and iOS app stores.  

To print from the mobile app:

 

 

Service begins on Monday, August 10, 2020. 

For more information or assistance with sending your print jobs please call the Library at 973-627-6555.

MUSEUM PASS PROGRAM UPDATE

Just in time for the summer – we have good news! 

  • Imagine That! is reopening beginning on June 27th!  Read more about their procedures here.
  • Storm King Art Center is also set to reopen on July 15.  Read more about their procedure here.
  • Morris Museum is now open (July 17)! Read more about their procedures here.
  • Morris Museum, The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum and the USS Constitution have not yet reopened.  Check back for future updates.

To reserve library passes to Imagine That!, The Morris Museum and Storm King Art Center please call the library at 973-627-6555 and refer to this page for our policies.

 

 

Celebrate Earth Day!

Earth Day

Celebrate Earth Day today!

Books available through the 3M Cloud Library

Nonfiction

  • Rain by Cynthia Barnett
  • The Ends of the World by Peter Brannen
  • Let it Rot! by Stu Campbell (also in Freading)
  • Seeing Seeds by Teri Dunn Chace and Robert Llewellyn (also in Freading)
  • The Living Great Lakes by Jerry Dennis
  • The Death and Life of the Great Lakes by Dan Egan
  • We are the Weather by Jonathan Safran Foer
  • Hellstrip Gardening by Evelyn Hadden and Joshua McCullough 
  • VBQ – The Ultimate Vegan Barbecue Cookbook by Nadine Horn and Jörg Mayer (Also in  Freading)
  • One Magic Square Vegetable Gardening by Lolo Houbein
  • Wise Trees by Diane Cook, Len Jenshel, and Verlyn Klinkenborg
  • On Fire by Naomi Klein
  • A Plant-Based Life by Micaela Cook Karlsen (also in Freading)
  • Composting by Robin Koontz (also in Freading)
  • The Living Forest by Robert Lewellyn and Joan Maloof (also  in Freading)
  • The Complete Compost Gardening Guide by Deborah L Martin and Barbara Pleasant (also in Freading)
  • How to Give Up Plastic by Will McCallum
  • The Make Ahead Vegan Cookbook by Ginny Kay McMeans
  • Wonders by Rhonda Rubinstein, California Academy of Sciences, Sylvia A. Earle, Suzi Esterhas, and Jonathan Foley
  • Nocturne by Traer Scott
  • Wild Babies by Traer Scott
  • Forks Over Knives – The Cookbook by Del, Sroufe, Isa Chandra, Julienna Hever, Darshana Thacker, Judy Micklewright (Also in Freading)
  • Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are by Frans de Waal
  • The Uninhabitable Earth by David Wallace-Wells
  • Peace and Parsnips by Lee Watson
  • Gardenlust by Christopher Woods
  • Attracting Native Pollinators by the Xerces Society
  • Gardening for Butterflies by the Xerces Society 

Novels

  • The Water Knife by Paolo Bacigaulpi
  • The Drowned World by J G Ballard 
  • Microsculpture by Levon Biss 
  • Florida by Lauren Groff 
  • Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver (also available in Freading)
  • The End of the Ocean by Maja Lunde (also available in Freading)
  • A River Runs Through It and Other Stories by Norman MacIean 
  • The Overstory by Richard Powers
  • Dry by Neal Shusterman and Jarrod Shusterman
  • Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward 

Books available in Freading

  • Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler (novel)
  • Deer-Resistant Design by Karen Chapman
  • Rocco’s Healthy & Delicious by Rocco DiSpirito 
  • The Essential Plant-Based Pantry by Maggie Green 
  • Got Sun? by Carolyn Harstad
  • Gardening With Perennials by Noel Kingsbury
  • A Garden Can Be Anywhere by Lauri Kranz
  • Container Theme Gardens by Nancy J. Ondra
  • Living Crazy Healthy by Jennifer Rossano The Human Planet by George Steinmetz and Andrew Revkin
  • How to Build, Maintain, and Use a Compost System by Kelly Smith
  • Homegrown Berries by Timber Press
  • The Amazing Monarch by Windle Turley 

Magazines available in RB Digital

  • Amateur Gardening 
  • Better Nutrition
  • Birds and Blooms
  • Clean Eating
  • Food Gardening
  • The Gardener 
  • Garden Gate
  • Horticulture 
  •  Modern Gardens
  • Mother Earth News 
  •  taste.com.au Cookbooks (Feb 1, 2020 issue is plant-based)
  • VegNews Magazine 

Websites

Animal and Nature info/resources/trips/tours

Composting

Food Waste/Cooking

Gardening 

Tech Connect

Technology marches on, throwing new gadgets and apps at us faster and faster.

Denville Public Library would love to help you keep up. We can take you from the basics of using a computer all the way to using apps like Word, Excel, Publisher and PowerPoint.

Feel left out when someone says, “Hey, did you see those great pictures of my grandkids/dog/new house on Facebook?”  We can help. Need to do research in online sources or trace your family history? We’ll show you how. Want to load audiobooks or e-books on your phone or tablet? It’s easier than you think.

Denville Public Library is offering one-on one Tech Connect sessions to help you with these and lots of other tech issues like:

  • Email Basics
  • How to use a Flash Drive
  • Ipad/Android Help

Contact the library at 973-627-6555 or at contact@denvillelibrary.org with the subject line of Tech Connect and make an appointment.We’ll be happy to help.

 

Wireless Printing

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main-denville-township-bw@printspots.com for Black and White Printouts – 10 cents each (pay at the Library)

Send an email to main-denville-township-color@printspots.com for Color Printouts – 50 cents each (pay at the Library)

Click HERE to upload your file to be printed

Virtual & In-Person Events

september

22sep9:30 AM- 10:30 AMYoga Rock and Flow - **VIRTUAL PROGRAM**9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Event Type :Adults

22sep10:30 AM- 11:15 AMStorytime for Ages 3+ with Ms. Maryellen, Six Tuesdays at 10:30 am (9/22 to 10/27) AT GARDNER FIELD PICNIC PAVILION10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Event Type :Children

23sep9:30 AM- 10:00 AMStorytime for Ages 2 and 3 with Ms. Melanie, Six Wednesdays at 9:30 am (9/23 to 10/28) AT GARDNER FIELD PICNIC PAVILION9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Event Type :Children

24sep9:30 AM- 10:00 AMBaby Lapsit Storytime with Ms. Chris, Six Thursdays at 9:30 am (9/24 to 10/29) AT DENVILLE MUSEUM BRICK PATIO9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Event Type :Children

24sep10:30 AM- 11:00 AMBaby Lapsit Storytime with Ms. Chris, Six Thursdays at 10:30 am (9/24 to 10/29) AT DENVILLE MUSEUM BRICK PATIO10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Event Type :Children

24sep7:00 PM- 8:00 PMString of Dogs: One Woman’s Experience with Dog Mushing and Racing in the Iditarod - VIRTUAL PROGRAM7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Event Type :Adults

29sep9:30 AM- 10:30 AMYoga Rock and Flow - **VIRTUAL PROGRAM**9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Event Type :Adults

29sep1:30 PM- 3:30 PMKnitting & Crochet Group - OUTDOOR EVENT1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Event Type :Adults

30sep7:00 PM- 8:00 PMNEW DATE - Immigration and Ellis Island - VIRTUAL PROGRAM7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Event Type :Adults

october

6oct9:30 AM- 10:30 AMYoga Rock and Flow - **VIRTUAL PROGRAM**9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Event Type :Adults

13oct9:30 AM- 10:30 AMYoga Rock and Flow - **VIRTUAL PROGRAM**9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Event Type :Adults

20oct9:30 AM- 10:30 AMYoga Rock and Flow - **VIRTUAL PROGRAM**9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Event Type :Adults

Please click here or on the image above for more information. Thank you! 😄