New @ Dowdell Library

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month
Celebre el Mes de la Herencia Hispana) 
with these Hoopla selections!
Get started with Hoopla at  
Come to the library! (Ven a la biblioteca!)

Library Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday

10 a.m. to 8 p.m

Wednesday, Friday
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Starting 9/16

Holiday Closing

Labor Day
Monday, September 4

Saturday, 9/9
Visit our table at the Irish Festival

Dowdell Library is excited to share these online virtual health programs 
in collaboration with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital 
and RWJ Barnabas Health. If you are interested in these online
events, please register by emailing Camilla

Visit our table! Find out about Library Card Sign Up Month, fun programs,
and more! Enter the raffle for a chance to win an Irish themed prize! 
Kids Highlights



Use LMxPRESS PLUS to: place holds on items, manage your library account and much more!
Apple Devices
Android Devices    
Online Catalog

Digital Content

Instantly borrow media, eBooks & comics!

Use Libby to browse for eBooks and eMagazine selections.

Apple Store

Google Play Store

Online Research Available 24/7

Explora is easy-to-use and provides reliable online content 
aimed at various demographics with ease.

Explora Primary

Explora Middle School

Explora High School

Explora For Public Libraries

Provides high-quality, relevant health and wellness information that is trusted, easy to understand, free and in both English and Spanish. Anytime, anywhere, on any device for FREE.

Discover your family history and genealogy.

Real-time access to accurate in-depth information on U.S. business and residents

St. Mary's/Cardinal McCarrick Yearbooks

South Amboy/Hoffman High School Yearbooks

South Amboy Citizen Newspaper
Years 1910-2000

South Amboy Sayreville Times 
October 18,1991 - Present

Local Historical Papers



Newark Evening News

New Jersey Digital Highway
Small Business Resources
COVID-19 Resources

If you need help or know someone who does, please call 833-223-0011 for referral to counseling for stress, anxiety, difficulty sleeping, poor concentration, increased alcohol/drug use, depression or other issues.

Covid-19 Economic Relief for American workers, families, and small businesses.

Get vaccinated at a location near you!

CDC COVID-19 Information
The Dowdell Library is located off John T. O'Leary Blvd.
adjacent to the South Amboy Middle/High School. 

Our mailing address is:
100 Harold G. Hoffman Plaza 
South Amboy, NJ 08879
(732) 721-6060
(732) 721-1054 Fax
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