Holiday Closings
December 24-25, 31
January 1

New @ Dowdell Library
Giving Tuesday is December 1

Giving Tuesday is a global day of generosity.  You love your Library, but do you know about the Dowdell Library Foundation? The Foundation works to support the Library, so please consider making a gift to the
Dowdell Library Foundation

Watch South Amboy Councilwoman Christine Noble
sharea special holiday book for Celebrity Storytime
on the Library's  Channel.

Coming soon to the Library's  Channel

GetCoveredNJ is the only place you can apply for financial help to lower
the cost of your monthly premiums and out-of-pocket costs for health insurance.

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 Susan Capolongo or Kathleen Johnson for more details.

Coming soon to the Library's  Channel
Quick and Easy Holiday Appetizers!

Coming soon to the Library's  Channel
Ms. Maryanne Reads Gingerbread Pirates.

Fun Activities & Books

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


Digital Content

Instantly borrow media, eBooks & comics to enjoy on your computer, tablet, phone & TV!

 Browse our eBooks to find fiction and non-fiction titles.

Overdrive App - Mobile or Tablet Device eBook Access

Digital magazines at your library!

Online stories that aim to strengthen comprehension and verbal and written skills.

Learn a foreign language

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
Online Research Available 24/7

Discover your family history and genealogy.

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

eBay will award 50 small businesses grant packages of $10,000 including cash,eBay credits, coaching through eBay Seller School, and more! Apply by sharing how you would invest the grant to grow your business online.  The application opens November 23, 2020, and closes December 11, 2020, at midnight ET.   Grantees will be selected via a panel and announcements will be made about recipients on or about the week of February 1st.

An online community to help you with your job search, connect you with other people who are (or have recently been) looking for jobs and interact with a volunteer coaching network.

Middlesex County Small Business Relief Grant

The nonprofit New Jersey 30 Day Fund provides forgivable loans up to $3,000 to small businesses in need.

View the CALENDAR for FREE webinars and online training. Click on eRESOURCES for business, nonprofit organizations, and economic development information.

COVID - 19 Information

COVID-19 Event Risk Assessment Planning Tool

Middlesex County Total Cumulative Coronavirus Cases NJ Coronavirus Tracker

Up to date information regarding COVID-19 from the CDC

Managing Stress During Covid

Up to date information regarding COVID-19 from the Official State of NJ

Covid Controls tracks and visualizes how governments around the world are responding to the Covid-19 outbreak

Understanding Memory Loss

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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