Hours & Location

Visiting the Library


The Bloomfield Public Library Main Building and Children's Library are located at 90 Broad Street in Bloomfield, NJ 07003. 

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Parking at the Library 


Metered parking is available behind the main library off of State Street with on-street parking available on Broad Street in front of the library plaza along the west side of the Town Green.

Driving Directions

Driving West from Belleville, Nutley, etc.

Take Belleville Avenue crossing the Parkway. At the 4th light, turn left onto State Street behind Bloomfield High School. Continue straight 2 1/2 blocks through 2 blinking traffic lights and enter the Municipal Parking lot on your left.

Driving East from West Orange, Verona, Cedar Grove, Montclair, Glen Ridge, etc.

Take Bloomfield Avenue crossing over Commuter Rail Electric Line and past “7-11” and "Panera". At the 4th light at Liberty Street, turn left. Turn left again after about 100 feet onto State Street, and continue 1/2 a block to the Municipal parking entrance sign on your right.

Hours of Operation








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Holiday Closings 2022

New Year’s Day

Saturday, January 1

New Year's Day Observed

Monday, January 3

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, January 17

Presidents' Day

Monday, February 21

close at 4PM 

Good Friday

Friday, April 15

Memorial Day Weekend

Sat-Mon, May 28-May 30

Juneteenth Observed

Friday, June 17

4th of July

Monday, July 4

Labor Day

Monday, September 5

Columbus Day

Monday, October 10

Veterans' Day

Friday, November 11

Thanksgiving Eve

Wednesday, November 23

close at 3PM

Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 24

Day after Thanksgiving

Friday, November 25

Christmas Eve

Saturday, December 24

close at 1PM

Christmas Day Observed

Monday, December 26