377 ELKWOOD AVENUE
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ 07974
908-665-0311

New Providence School District   

We are happy to partner with the New Providence School District to help students find their required reading materials during the summer months.


Elementary Schools (Allen W. Roberts & Salt Brook)

Rising K-6 Summer Reading Requirements are available here: https://www.npsd.k12.nj.us/page/3317


New Providence Middle School

Rising 7th & 8th grade Summer Reading requirements can be found here: https://www.npsd.k12.nj.us//site/Default.aspx?PageID=541

7th Grade:

Incoming 7th graders are to read 2 books of their choice, which they haven't read before. Then they are to complete an assignment on each book (Word doc available using the above link.)

You can find lots of titles to satisfy these requirements in our Catalog. Or search by subject or genre from our Browse Our Shelves Teen page!

8th Grade:

Rising 8th Grade students are to read 2 books:

  • 1 Fiction
  • 1 Nonfiction

They are required to take notes using the Note Taking template available on the above link through the Middle School media center's page. Students may choose a title from the suggestions on the teachers' list, or they may choose something else at the appropriate YA or adult reading level.

You can find lots of titles to satisfy these requirements in our Catalog. Or search by subject or genre from our Browse Our Shelves Teen page!


New Providence High School

Rising 9th-12th grade LA Summer Reading requirements are available here, and vary based on course selection: https://www.npsd.k12.nj.us/Page/537

 

Cold weather is upon us!

Do you think about curling up with a good book?  We are, of course, the home of good books.  And lots more.  We have some fantastic streaming services where you can get premium content for free.  We have ebooks and eaudiobooks so that you can curl up with your mobile device.  Winter is a great time to plan your exploration of new worlds and Mango Languages can help.  Can't get to the library for your tutoring session?  Check out Brainfuse and get personal assistance for free!

If you do decide to step out, join us for crafts, story times, interest clubs, movie discussions, book clubs and great concerts.   Oh, and don't forget AfterWords, our bookstore downstairs, for great deals on books you never have to return!

We've just scratched the surface of all the programming and resources we offer.  Get the complete picture on our Event Calendar.

 

377 ELKWOOD AVENUE
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ 07974
908-665-0311