The Ocean City Free Public Library is featured in the Welcome to Ocean City 2021 guidebook
1735 Simpson Avenue, Ocean City • 609-399-2434 • www.oceancitylibrary.org
IN THE LIBRARY
The Ocean City Free Public Library offers an extensive selection of books and other materials, a robust catalog of digital content, and an impressive slate of programming for all ages.
From classic novels and beloved children’s books to current best sellers and young adult series, the library’s catalog includes more than 110,000 books, as well as audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, CDs, and DVDs. Whether patrons are looking for the perfect beach read or a movie to salvage a rainy day, the library offers a range of options to enhance any vacation.
If in-person visits aren’t possible, the library offers a wealth of digital content through its website and app. Digital resources such as Hoopla, Freegal, Overdrive, and Newsbank allow access to free movies, TV, music, eBooks, audiobooks, comics, newspapers, periodicals and journals, 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.
ANYTHING ELSE I SHOULD KNOW?
The OCFPL offers a full schedule of events, ranging from children’s puppet shows and young adult book clubs to concerts and workshops for adults. If in-person programming isn’t possible, library staff adapts quickly and effectively, hosting virtual events designed to educate, entertain, and inspire patrons participating from any location. Follow on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to receive regular updates on events, book suggestions, and info on digital resources accessible anytime, from virtually any location.
• FREE DIGITAL CONTENT & VIRTUAL PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN & ADULTS
• CURBSIDE PICKUP OF RESERVED MATERIALS
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