New @ Dowdell Library





Hours 
Monday-Friday
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Thursday
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
and
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM


Curbside
Monday 9:30 - 10:30 am

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic,
hours may be modified.





Celebrate Dr. Seuss's Birthday with a special story as 
Ms. Maryanne Reads Happy Birthday To You
on the Library's  Channel.   

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GuKe1tI20Ck




NJ Makers Day

New Jersey Makers Day inspires and activates libraries to
showcase and highlight STEM and maker culture, enhancing
life-long learning. Here are some fun activities!



Create Your Own Journal

Learn How to Knit

Science of Cooking

TED Talks



Lava Lamps

Gumdrop Engineering

Pancake Art



Celebrate NJ Makers Day as Ms. Laura shows you how to
make your own homemade lava lamp on the Library's 
 Channel.   


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=anDfXLLmjdQ







Introducing eMagazines on the Libby App!











GetCoveredNJ is the only place you can apply for financial
help to lowerthe cost of your monthly premiums and out-of-
pocket costs for health insurance. https://www.nj.gov/getcoverednj/
 
Fun Activities & Books

Use LMxPRESS PLUS to: place holds on items, manage your library account and much more!
Apple Devices 
https://apps.apple.com/us/app/lmxpress-plus/id1414510760
Android Devices
 https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=us.sol.LMAC&hl=en_US    



https://smartpay.lmxac.org/scripts/smartpay/smartpay.dll


     


 

Digital Content


HOOPLA
Instantly borrow media, eBooks & comics!
https://www.hoopladigital.com/home

eBOOKS WITH eLibraryNJ
 Browse our eBooks to find fiction and non-fiction titles.
http://dowdell.org/ereader.html
https://elibrarynj.overdrive.com/

eMAGAZINES WITH Libby
Digital magazines at your library!
https://libbyapp.com/

BRAINFUSE
A comprehensive suite of online academic services
including Live Tutoring, Skills-Building, 24/7 Help
Center, Foreign Language Lab, Writing Lab,
Study Tools, and more!
https://landing.brainfuse.com/index.asp?u=main.southamboy.hn.nj.brainfuse.com




ROSETTA STONE
Learn a foreign language
https://secure.rosettastone.com/lp/ebsco/index.html?custid=cjrlc085

Historical Archives
South Amboy Citizen Newspaper
Years 1910-2000

South Amboy Sayreville Times 
October 18, 1991 - Present 

St. Mary's/Cardinal McCarrick Yearbooks 
South Amboy/Hoffman High School Yearbooks 

New Jersey Digital Highway 

http://dowdell.org/archives.html
 
JERSEYCLICKS
Online Research Available 24/7
https://www.njstatelib.org/services_for_libraries/statewide_services/jerseyclicks/

HERITAGE QUEST
Discover your family history and genealogy. 
https://www.heritagequestonline.com/ipbarcode?aid=22100

REFERENCE SOLUTIONS
Real-time access to accurate in-depth information on U.S. business and residents
https://www.referenceusa.com/
 
Small Business Resources

COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loans

Paycheck Protection Program




Visit www.dowdell.org/adult.html and scroll to the bottom of the page.
Next click on Job & Career Accelerator to get started.
Create a FREE account to keep track of your progress.

NJ Career Network Job Seeker Community 
Assists with your job search, connects you with other people who are (or have recently been) looking for jobs and lets you interact with a volunteer coaching network.
https://nj-career-network-jobseeker-community.mn.co/



View the CALENDAR for FREE webinars and online training. Click on eRESOURCES for business, nonprofit organizations, and economic development information. https://libs2b.com/
 
COVID-19 RESOURCES


CDC COVID-19 Information

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

COVID-19 Event Risk Assessment Planning Tool
https://covid19risk.biosci.gatech.edu/

Covid Controls Tracks and visualizes how governments around the world are responding to the Covid-19 outbreak
https://covidcontrols.co/containment

Managing Stress During Covid
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/managing-stress-anxiety.html

Middlesex County Total Cumulative Coronavirus Cases
https://discovermiddlesex.com/total-cumulative-cases/

NJ.com NJ Coronavirus Tracker
https://projects.nj.com/coronavirus-tracker/

State of NJ COVID-19 Information
https://covid19.nj.gov/
https://www.nj.gov/health/cd/topics/ncov.shtml

National Alliance For Grieving Children
https://childrengrieve.org/find-support/9-find-support/36-programs-in-new-jersey


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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