Our mission is to study Jersey City's colorful past and to provide the public with entertaining accounts of our bygone eras. Our studies rely upon the resources of the library's New Jersey Room, as well as oral histories, public information and legend.
Upcoming Historical Project Events:
Main Library Closed
MAIN LIBRARY CLOSES FULL WEEK (November 24-28) due to Construction Demolition & Thanksgiving Holiday.
The Main Library & all branches will be closed Thursday, November 27 & Friday, November 28, 2014 for Thanksgiving.
The Bookmobile is off-road for the full week (Monday, November 17 to Friday, November 21, 2014).