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Libraries

Libraries will play a key role in providing career guidance and job search assistance to local unemployed residents. Some of the services available include:

  • At least 25 dedicated hours of Career Connections guidance by trained library staff (hours TBD by each library)
  • Career Connections website available on public access computers
  • Jersey Job Club “Path to Employment: Starting Your Job Search” presentation (check times at local participating libraries)
  • Referrals to local One Stop Career Centers for assistance outside the scope of library offerings

New Jersey Career Connections services can be accessed at the following libraries throughout New Jersey.

Atlantic City Free Public Library

Maureen S. Frank, Director, Head Librarian
Sandy Davis-Neff, PM
1 North Tennessee Avenue
Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401
Phone: 609-345-2269 Ext. 3025
Fax: 609-345-5570

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The North Bergen Free Public Library

Main

Sai Rao, Head Librarian
Chelsea Neary
8411 Bergenline Avenue
North Bergen, New Jersey 07047
Phone: 201-869-4715
Fax: 201-868-0968

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Branch

Kennedy Branch
Nicole Pelliccia
2123 Kennedy Boulevard
North Bergen, New Jersey 07047
Phone: 201-869-4715

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East Brunswick Public Library

Karen T. Parry, Head Librarian
Jennifer Podolsky, Director
2 Jean Walling Civic Center
East Brunswick, New Jersey 08816
Phone: 732-390-6764
Fax: 732-390-6869

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Cumberland County Library

Myron Estelle, Head Librarian
800 East Commerce Street
Bridgeton, New Jersey 08302
Phone: 856-453-2210
Fax: 856-451-1940

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Gloucester County Library System

Main

Anne M. Wodnick, Head Librarian
389 Wolfert Station Road
Mullica Hill, New Jersey 08062
Phone: 856-223-6010
Fax: 856-223-6039

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Branch

Glassboro Branch
Loretta Lisowski, Branch Manager
Phone: 856-226-6091
Rich Wiest, PM
Phone: 856-226-6094
2 Center Street
Glassboro, New Jersey 08028
Phone: 856-881-0001
Fax: # 856-881-9338

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Long Branch Free Public Library

Main

Tanya Garcia, Head Librarian
Lisa Kelly, PM
328 Broadway
Long Branch, New Jersey 07740
Phone: 732-222-3948
Fax: 732-222-3799

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Branch

Elberon Branch
same contacts as main library above
168 Lincoln Avenue
Elberon, New Jersey 07740
Phone: 732-870-1776

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Monmouth County Library

Judi Tolchin, Director
Donna Mansfield, Head Librarian
125 Symmes Drive
Manalapan, New Jersey 07726
Phone: 732-431-7220 Ext. 7225
Fax: 732-308-2955

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Monmouth County Library - Eastern Branch

Judi Tolchin, Director
Kimberly Avagliano
1001 Route 35
Shrewsbury, New Jersey 07702
Phone: 732-683-8980
Fax: 732-219-0140

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New Brunswick Free Public Library

Bob Belvin, Director
Hsien-min Chen, Head Librarian
60 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901
Phone: 732-745-5108
Fax: 732-846-0241

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New Jersey State Library

Margaret Nizolek, Associate Director, State Library Information Center
185 West State Street
Trenton, New Jersey 08625-0520
Phone: 609-278-2640 Ext. 148
Fax: 609-278-2645

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The Newark Public Library

Main

Nicole Butler, Grants Devl Director
Leslie Kahn
Heidi Cramer, PM
5 Washington Street
Newark, New Jersey 07101-0630
Phone: 973-733-7784
Fax: 973-733-5648

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Branches

Branch Brook Branch
Juanita Egoavil, PM 
235 Clifton Avenue
Newark, New Jersey 07104
Phone: 973-733-7760

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Clinton Branch
Paul Volpe, PM 
739 Bergen Street
Newark, New Jersey 07108
Phone: 973-733-7757

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North End Branch
Paula Baratta, PM 
722 Summer Avenue
Newark, New Jersey 07104
Phone: 973-733-7766
Fax: 973-733-7835

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Springfield Branch
Sandra Jones, PM 
50 Hayes Street
Newark, New Jersey 07103
Phone: 973-733-7736

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Vailsburg Branch
Mabel Spradley-Williams, PM 
75 Alexander Street
Newark, New Jersey 07106
Phone: 973-733-7755

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Van Buren Branch
Susan Lazzari, PM 
140 Van Buren Street
Newark, New Jersey 07105
Phone: 973-733-7750

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Weequahic Branch
Shileen Shaw, PM 
355 Osborne Terrace
Newark, New Jersey 07112
Phone: 973-733-7751

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The Ocean County Library

Main

Susan Quinn, Head Librarian
Rita Oakes, PM
Marguerite Dugas, Asst PM
101 Washington Street
Toms River, New Jersey 08753
Phone: 732-349-6200, 609-971-0514
Fax: 732-473-1356

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Branches

Lakewood Branch
Cathi Sheridan, Asst PM
301 Lexington Avenue
Lakewood, New Jersey 08701
Phone: 732-363-1435
Fax: 732-363-1438  

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Little Egg Harbor Branch
Kelly-Ann Pennell, Asst PM
290 Mathistown Rd.
Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey 08087  
Phone: 609-294-1107
Fax: 609-294-1302 

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Jackson Branch
Pam Dong, Asst PM
Michael Mahoney, Asst PM   
2 Jackson Drive
Jackson, New Jersey 08527
Phone: 732-928-4400
Fax: 732-833-0615

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Paterson Free Public Library

Cynthia Czesak, Head Librarian
250 Broadway
Paterson, New Jersey 07501
Phone: 973-321-1215
Fax: 973-321-1205

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Plainfield Public Library

Mary Ellan Rogan, Director
Scott Kuchinsky
800 Park Avenue
Plainfield, New Jersey 07060
Phone: 908-757-1111 Ext. 120
Fax: 908-754-0063

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Roselle Public Library

Jeanne Marie Ryan, Head Librarian
Maria Crespo
104 West 4th Avenue
Roselle, New Jersey 07203
Phone: 908-245-5809
Fax: 908-245-2116

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Salem Free Public Library

Jeffrey A. Dilks, Head Librarian
112 West Broadway
Salem, New Jersey 08079
Phone: 856-935-0526
Fax: 856-935-5110

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Sussex County Library System

Stan Pollakoff, Head Librarian
Ellen Callanan, PM
125 Morris Turnpike
Newton, New Jersey 07860
Phone: 973-948-3660 Ext. 3400
Fax: 973-948-2071

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Union Public Library

Karen O’Malley, Head Librarian
Erica Bell, PM
1980 Morris Avenue
Union, New Jersey 07083
Phone: 908-851-5453
Fax: 908-624-0259

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Warren County Library

Main

Maureen Baker Wilkinson, Head Librarian
Jill Butcher, PM
2 Shotwell Drive
Belvidere, New Jersey 07823
Phone: 908-475-6338
Fax: 908-475-1558

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Branches

Catherine Dickson Hofman (Blairstown)
Kelly Durkin, PM 
4 Lambert Road
Blairstown, New Jersey 07825
Phone: 908-362-8335
Fax: 908-362-7775

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Washington Branch
Sheri Monaco, PM 
Franklin Branch ()
1502 Route 57
Washington, New Jersey 07882
Phone: 908-689-7922
Fax: 908-689-8265

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Northeast Branch
Cindy Seelig, PM 
40 US Hwy. 46 West
Independence Township, New Jersey 07840
Phone: 908-813-3858
Fax: 908-813-3813

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