Holiday Hours:

The library will be closed Saturday, May 29 through Monday, May 31, 2021 for Memorial Day Weekend.
Materials can be renewed under My Account or returned to the book drops.

About Us

Library Mission

The West Orange Public Library is a welcoming and lively center for lifelong learning and literacy, personal enrichment, and community interaction as well as a major contributor to the prosperity and growth of our town. The dedicated and knowledgeable staff serves all patrons, promotes the love of reading and self-expression, and through a dynamic global network of resources, provides a physical and virtual gateway to information literacy. 

Library Director
David Cubie
Library Director

973-736-0198 extension 212

Contact the Library Staff

Library Board of Trustees 2020
Marge Mingin, President
Lisa Touzeau, Vice-President
(Alt. for Superintendent of Schools)
Amy Schwarz, Secretary
Dana Nugent, Treasurer
Karen Mengden


Library Trustee Bylaws
Library board meetings are held monthly in the Library Meeting Room at 7:00 p.m.
2021 Board Meeting Schedule and Minutes
Archived Meeting Minutes can be found here.

Employment Opportunities:
Open positions will be posted online. To apply, fill out an application and submit your cover letter and resumé to David Cubie, Library Director at West Orange Public Library 46 Mount Pleasant Avenue West Orange, NJ 07052. Paper copies of the application are available at the Circulation Desk.