Support the Library

Thank you for your interest in supporting New Providence Memorial Library!  There are a number of ways to help. For details about donating books, please see our Book Donation Policy page.  For details about our teen volunteer program, please see our Teen Volunteer page.  Details about making monetary donations can be found below.

friends of the new providence library logo final 2021Become a member of the Friends of New Providence Memorial Library.  The Friends provide funds for the majority of library programming.  They also fund our popular museum pass offerings as well as special projects such as the recent renovation of the Conti Family Community Room.

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 To make an online donation via PayPal to Friends of NPML, click here.  You do not need a PayPal account.  You can use a credit/debit card. 

To make a direct donation, please make your check out to New Providence Memorial Library and drop it off or mail it to 377 Elkwood Ave. in New Providence, NJ 07974

 For targeted memorial donations, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

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 Link to New Providence Memorial Library‚Äôs Amazon Smile page to donate while you shop!  Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the Friends of the New Providence Memorial Library. 

We look to the Spring sky..

for hope, renewal and daylight.  Here at NPML, we reflect those feelings with a new, virtual Art Gallery and a re-opening of our Browsing Section.

The Friends of NPML have collected beautiful photos posted over the past year on the NP Community Facebook page.  Lynn O'Neill & Bharat Rao have shown us beauty in the sky over our town and in the process, inspired those feelings of hope and renewal.  Visit the Art Gallery and view other exhibits, too.

Finally, our Browsing Section has re-opened!  Come in to peruse our shelves for new materials.  There are selections of popular items as well as a display of books from AfterWords - our bookstore.  Computers by prior appointment are also available.  As ever, we are strictly enforcing social distancing, capacity, mask and other restrictions. 

We look forward to safer conditions as vaccinations proceed and will continue to update you as our re-opening plans progress.