Hours & Holidays 

The Library will be closed on the following holidays:

Tuesday, 01/01/19: New Year's Day

Monday, 01/21/19: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, 02/18/19: President's Day

Friday, 04/19/19: Good Friday

Monday, 05/27/19: Memorial Day  

Thursday, 07/04/19 and Friday 07/05/19: Independence Day

Monday, 09/02/19: Labor Day

Monday, 10/14/19: Columbus Day

Tuesday, 11/05/19: Election Day

Monday, 11/11/19: Veteran's Day

Wednesday, 11/27/19: Early Close at 5:00: Thanksgiving

Thursday, 11/28/19 and Friday 11/29/19: Thanksgiving

Tuesday, 12/24/19: Christmas Eve 

Wednesday, 12/25/19: Christmas Day

Tuesday, 12/31/19: New Year's Eve

The Library is open the following hours:

Monday-Thursday from 10:00am to 9:00pm

Friday from 10:00am to 5:00pm

Saturday from 10:00am to 2:00pm (Closed Saturdays in July & August)

Closed Sundays

Library Cards

Library cards are provided to Carlstadt residents over the age of five free of charge for the first card. We require acceptable proof of residency, including a valid driver's license with a Carlstadt address OR a property tax bill or deed with matching identification OR a current utility bill (such as PSE&G, water or cable) with matching identification.

When you apply for the right to use the Library, you promise to abide by all rules and policies, to take good care of materials borrowed in your name, to pay any incurred fines or damage fees, and to give prompt notification of any changes to your phone number or address.

If the original card is lost or stolen, there is a $3.00 replacement fee for a new card.

Borrowing Periods

Materials have different borrowing periods. Please see the following chart for more information:

New Fiction...............14 days

New Non-Fiction...... 28 days

All Other Books.........28 days

Audiobooks...............14 days

Periodicals................14 days

Nooks........................21 days

Video Games..............7 days

DVDs...........................7 days

TV Series...................14 days

CDs...........................14 days

Overdue Charges

Most materials carry a fine of 10 cents per day. DVDs, TV Series, Video Game, and Device (Nook) fines are $1.00 per day. 

Library Policies

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