Fees are paid with cash or checks made out to "Bernards Township Library". The Library cannot accept credit cards or debit cards for payment. Fees for overdue fines can be paid at the Bernards Township Library, or, at any of the 37 M.A.I.N. (Morris Automated Information Network) libraries.
Cannot get to the Library to return your borrowed items? Return borrowed Library items twenty four hours a day, seven days a week. Return date is backdated to the previous pick-up from remote book drop sites. Book return locations as follows:
The Hills - Hansom Rd. Clubhouse. Daily pick up Monday - Friday
Residents of Bernards Township are eligible for a Library card. Please visit the Circulation desk and bring proof of residency, for example, updated driver's license, utility bill, or lease.
Non-residents of Bernards Township who work in town more than 20 hours/week can get a Library card. Please visit the Circulation desk and bring proof of employment in town, such as a letter from your employeer, employee ID tag, or pay stub.
Children of any age as well as students attending school in Bernards Township may apply for a library card. For residents, a parent / guardian must have a library card, be in good standing and be present when the child is applying.
Bernards Township Library materials can be renewed twice if the item has not been requested by another library patron. However, some items borrowed from other M.A.I.N. (Morris Automated Information Network) libraries have different renewal terms are not all renewable.