Residents interested in obtaining a library card can learn more by going to our library card sign up section.
A full listing of online services is available in the Digital Library section of our website.
Yes! Visit our event calendar for a full list of online offerings.
The Library cannot accommodate donations due to storage limitations. There is a donation bin for Better World Books that is emptied regularly, located on the side of the Main Library that can be accessed from the driveway between the Library and United Way building. If the bin is full, please do not leave donations on the ground; they will unfortunately be thrown away.
The Library provides options for online money donations. Once the Library opens again, in-person donations may also be made using marked envelopes provided by the Library.
Late fines have been eliminated on most materials owned by Montclair Public Library. See a complete list of fines and fees.
Please contact the Borrower Services Department at 973-744-0500, ext. 2232 and inform a staff person. Staff will follow procedures to see whether the item was not properly checked in.
Yes, programs are open to everyone.
The fastest way to register is by completing the transaction yourself through the Adult School website. We accept Visa, Mastercard, and Discover Card.
In order to cancel a class and receive a refund of tuition and any pre-paid materials fees, we require 7 calendar days notice for classes and 14 calendar days notice for trips. Students will receive a refund less an administrative fee of $10. Refunds are made using the original method of payment. There are no refunds for classes rescheduled due to weather related events.
Please call the Library immediately at 973-744-0500 and let the staff know where the item was left. Materials left at the Library, if found, are kept for up to three months.
Please note that all volunteer opportunities are currently suspended, though you may fill out an application for future consideration. We appreciate your interest in volunteering at MPL. (11/12/2020)