Library News & Information
New Job Openings Available!
Part Time Position
The Gloucester City Library is seeking a motivated and customer service minded part-time children service library associate to work 10-20 hours/week at $20.00/hr. Click here to learn more.
Full Time Position
The Gloucester City Library is seeking an energetic, self-motivated librarian to fill a full-time Children/Teen Librarian position. Click here to learn more.
2017 Holiday Food Drive
Gloucester City Library is holding a holiday food drive in cooperation with the Food Bank of South Jersey from November 6, 2017 through January 5, 2018.
Please visit the Library with a donaton of nutritious, non-perishable food items.
A collection bin is conveniently located in the Library.
Adult Programs at the Library
First Monday night of each month at 6:30-7:30p.m. Did you know coloring has some of the same benefits of meditation? Come relax with us!
ESL Conversation Group
Our English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Group exists to help those learning to speak English or add to their conversation skills in an informal and friendly setting. Each session is led by a native English speaker and takes place Wednesday mornings at 9:30a.m.
Knitting & Crafting
Thursday nights at 6p.m. is your time to knit, crochet, or craft! Bring what you're working on and dedicate this time to your creativity and projects. Supplies NOT provided.
New to computers or trying to master a new skill? We've got you covered! On 10a.m. Fridays, beginners can learn the basics, while at 10:50a.m., we've got intermediate classes.
Painting and Drawing
For any level of artist! Bring your own supplies and current project. Set aside time every week to create, Fridays from 1-2:30p.m.
Teens' Top Ten
Hey Teens! Want to earn volunteer hours, read a book! Joining Teens Top Ten gives you volunteer time for each book you read and write a review for. Ask for more information at the front desk about how you can join Teens' Top Ten and The Perks of Being a Teen Reader at Gloucester City Library, or call us at 856 456 4181.
Check Out Hoopla
Are you on the go a lot? Wish you could watch some great movies and TV on your mobile device while traveling? Are music or audiobooks more your travel style? The Gloucester City Library has you covered with hoopla digital! Starting today, visit hoopladigital.com or ask about it the next time you are in the library!
*Note: A broadband or mobile data connection is required in order to use this service.
Seeking GHS, and GCHS Yearbooks
In order to start a yearbook digitalization project, Gloucester City Library is calling for the donation or lending of Gloucester City High School (GHS) and Gloucester Catholic High School (GCHS) yearbooks to complete its current yearbook collection. This project aims to make the entire local yearbook collection available in digital format and eventually available online to the public.
GHS - 1937, 1939-1941, 1944, 1945, and all years prior to 1935.
GCHS - 1942-1947, 1953, 1955, 1959-1961, 1965, 1966, 1976, 1982, 1988, 1989, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1999, and all years prior to 1941.
Updated June 26th, 2017.
Free Museum Passes at the Gloucester City Library!
All museum passes may only be checked out to an adult cardholder for no more than three days. Please visit the Museum Pass page to learn more about our passes.
Free Online Magazines for Library Cardholders!