• Third Thursday Concert Series to begin April 19

    Martin Payne on April 19The Atlantic City Free Public Library will once again hold a free monthly concert series this year starting in April. The Second annual Third Thursday Concert Series will feature shows on the third Thursday of each month from April through September. All shows will start 5 p.m. at the Main Library. Call (609) 345-2269, ext. 3112, for more information and sponsorship opportunities. Click here to read more.
  • New exhibit chronicling library's history
    on display through mid-June

    IllinoisandPacificThe Atlantic City Free Public Library is chronicling the 115 years of services it has provided to the city since formally opening its doors in a house (see photo) in 1903. The public is invited to view our new exhibit, “The History of the Atlantic City Free Public Library: 115 Years in the Making.” Click here to read more.
  • Computer, iPad classes designed
    for older adults with vision changes

    LEAP computerAdvancing Opportunities will lead computer classes and iPad classes for adults 55 and older who have had vision changes at the Atlantic City Free Public Library. Learn about assistive technology that will magnify the screen or read to you. Registration is required for these classes, and space is limited. Call 888-322-1918, ext. 501 to register. Click here to read more.
  • Sharp haircuts, minds: Library brings
    'Fade to Books' to city barbershops

    Barbershop photoThe Atlantic City Free Public Library has made children’s books available at select city barbershops this winter after being named a recipient of a Fade to Books grant in 2017.
    The New Jersey State Library, in partnership with the Long Branch Public Library and the Bridge of Books Foundation, launched a grant opportunity for public libraries to join with their local barbershops in an effort to spur young boys to read. Click here to read more.
  • You can quickly charge your smartphone,
    laptop and tablet at the Main Library

    Charging StationThe Atlantic City Free Public Library now offers a charging station after being selected as a contract award winner for funding under LibraryLinkNJ’s “Powering Up: Library Charging Stations Incubator Project.” Those who visit the Main Library will be able to charge their smartphones, laptops and tablets for free in a Kwikboost Charging Station, which features eight secure, ADA-compliant lockers equipped with 16 connectors and fast-charging technology. Click here to read more.
  • Live, online tutoring help available for students

    Live Homework HelpStudents who need assistance with homework can receive free, on-demand tutoring help thanks to an online service provided by the Atlantic City Free Public Library. The library offers Live Homework Help™, an online tutoring service powered by Tutor.com™. Students can connect to expert tutors in math, science, social studies and English via the Internet. Live Homework Help is for students in grades K-12 and those taking introductory level college courses. Click here to read more.

Atlantic City Free Public Library

Social Media Policy

 


The mission of the Atlantic City Free Public Library is to provide services, programs and activities to meet the diverse educational, informational, and recreational needs of the Atlantic City Community.  In order to reach out to all potential users, the Atlantic City Free Public Library maintains blogs as well as a presence in Social Networks including but not limited to; Facebook and Myspace.  Please also be aware of the Atlantic City Free Public Library’s Internet Use Policy.

Terms of Use

The Atlantic City Free Public Library maintains blogs as well as an online presence including on MySpace and Facebook. The Atlantic City Free Public Library MySpace/Facebook pages may be linked to other such pages, known as Friends pages, which are neither created nor maintained by the Atlantic City Free Public Library. The Atlantic City Free Public Library will review Friends requests from anyone. Friends’ pages should not violate the Atlantic City Free Public Library’s Internet Use Policy. The Library reserves the right to remove any Friend from its MySpace/Facebook page.

Disclaimer: The Library is not responsible for the content on these Friends pages. The Library does not endorse any information, opinions, services, graphics or advertisements available for viewing on MySpace/Facebook.

As with all Library resources, the Library affirms the right and responsibility of parents/guardians, NOT Library staff, to determine and monitor their minor children’s use of the internet. (Minors are defined in this policy as children and young people under the age of 18 years.) Parents are responsible for their minor children’s use of the Library’s resources and facilities. Parents who believe that their children cannot responsibly use the Library’s internet access, including access to Social Networks, are requested to monitor their children’s internet use.

Comment Moderation

All reader comments are reviewed prior to being published. Please post responsibly. Do not post comments that are off topic, defamatory, obscene, abusive, threatening or an invasion of privacy.  The following will be removed by Atlantic City Free Public Library editors: potentially libelous comments; obscene or racist comments; personal attacks, insults, or threatening language; plagiarized material; private, personal information published without consent; comments substantially unrelated to the topic of the forum; commercial promotions or spam; and hyperlinks to material that is not directly related to the discussion.  Participants will be encouraged to use their real names, but inoffensive screen names will be acceptable.

We encourage participants to use their real names, but inoffensive screen names are acceptable.

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