River Edge Public Library 685 Elm Ave, River Edge, NJ07661 River Edge Library hosts a varied collection of fiction, non-fiction and travel books; periodicals; reference material;…More CDs; and DVDs. The library is a member of the Bergen County Cooperative Library System, so patrons can also request access to any of the five million titles within the County System. It hosts a number of children's events and an English as a Second Language program.
In February 1913, the Oradell Public Library was a goal thought up by a group of residents. Just a few weeks later,…More that same group of residents created a Board of Trustees and officially opened library's doors.
The library was expanded in 1940 to include a non-fiction room and office area. It now covers a two-story building with a basement that houses the Archive Room and media collections. The first floor features the adult sections and reference collection, while the second floor is dedicated to the young adult and children's sections.
The library features several works of art that were donated by Oradell artist Charles Livingston Bull, included an owl bookplate and cougar painting.