Monday - Saturday


196 Jefferson Street
Perth Amboy, NJ


Borrowing Material

There is no charge to borrow any Library material. Fines and fees may be applied to overdue, damaged and lost items. For a list of current overdue fees, please see below. To borrow materials, patrons must have a valid Perth Amboy Free Public Library Card or a card from a LMxAC or MURAL member library. Patron and Library Card must be present at the time of borrowing.

Loan Periods
Material TypeLoan
New Books 14 Days
Adult Books 28 Days
Young Adult Books 28 Days
Children's Books 14 Days
DVDs 7 Days
Magazines 7 Days
WiFi Hotspots 7 Days


Items may be renewed up to 2 times if not on hold. Items with holds, DVDs, and Magazines are NOT eligible for renewal.
*Only Adults can check out DVDs*