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Due to Hurricane Isaias, the phone service at the library is experiencing problems. If you cannot get through our number, please email us at helpdesk@edisonpubliclibrary.net. We will get back to you as soon as possible.

Please check Information about Re-opening the Edison Public Library to the Public

Library Hours (Effective Monday July 27th):


Onsite Visit:
Monday 1pm – 8:30pm
Tuesday - Friday 9:30am – 4:30pm
Saturday Closed
Phone Service:
Monday - Wednesday 9:30am - 8:30 pm & Thursday - Friday 9:30am - 4:30pm
Phone Number: (732) 287-2298


Onsite Visit:
Monday - Tuesday 9:30am – 4:30pm
Wednesday 1pm - 8:30pm
Thursday - Friday 9:30am – 4:30pm
Saturday Closed
Phone Service:
Monday - Wednesday 9:30am - 8:30 pm & Thursday - Friday 9:30am - 4:30pm
Phone Number: (732) 548-3045


Onsite Visit: Temporarily Closed
Phone Service: Monday - Friday 9:30am - 5pm
Phone Number: (732) 738-0096

You can also email us at helpdesk@edisonpubliclibrary.net


For further information, contact
Keith McCoy, Interim Library Director
edisondirector@lmxac.org or 732-287-2298 x5222

Edison Library Board Schedules Additional Meetings

The Edison Public Library Board of Trustees has scheduled two additional board meetings for this summer.

A special meeting has been set for Tuesday, July 21 at 7 pm. The agenda is limited to personnel issues, including plans for the search for a new library director. The meeting will be in closed session, and no actions will be taken that evening.

A regular meeting has been set for Tuesday August 11 at 7 pm. In addition to the usual board business, the trustees will vote to confirm any decisions reached at the special July meeting. This meeting will be open to the public.

The Edison library trustees usually meet on the second Tuesday of the month at 7 pm. Agendas and minutes are posted to the library website, www.edisonpubliclibrary.net. For further information, please contact the library at edisondirector@lmxac.org.

Edison Public Library COVID-19 Memory Project

The Edison Public Library is gathering and preserving information concerning day to day life during the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on our residents. This is an important moment in history. Your response will be documented in our digital archives so future generations may understand its impact on our people, society and culture.

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We look forward to your feedback!

Coronavirus Information:

Important Update

For information regarding Middlesex County COVID-19 Drive Through Testing, including criteria to receive testing, location and appointments dates, please visit:


If a resident does not have access to the Internet or has connectivity problems, they are instructed to call 732-745-3100 to make an appointment (from 10am to 4pm).

Edison residents, who currently don't have a library card, can apply for and receive a temporary card while we're closed by clicking here .

What to do while your libraries closed?

State of New Jersey Covid-19 Information Hub

Information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Coronavirus Disease COVID-19 from Middlesex County Public Safety and Health

World Health Organization Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak

Star Ledger Access for Non-Subscribers

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