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66 Mountain Avenue
Springfield, NJ 07081
(973) 376 4930


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Please bear with us as we continue the process of rolling out our new system.

It is important to note that in order to take full advantage of what we have to offer, you will need to reregister your library PIN. It is recommended that you either stop by the circulation desk or call us at 973 376-4930, ext. 221.

The following is a list of new or expanded services available to cardholding residents of Springfield through our membership in the Libraries of Middlesex Automation Consortium.
1. Direct access to the holdings of all 31 consortium members, including the ability to place direct hold requests on items owned by other libraries.
2. Streaming access to more than 500,000 items (audiobooks, movies, music, e-books, comics and television shows) through access to a library service called Hoopla. Go to the main page of our catalog for more information regarding how you can sign up.
3. Expanded access through Zinio to subscriptions of nearly 150 popular magazine titles that will get emailed right to your inbox.
4. LMxPRess, a free mobile app for your handheld devices.
5. Pay for fines and fees online with your credit card through online access to SmartPay.


Springfield Free Public Library
66 Mountain Ave.,
Springfield, NJ 07081
Tel: (973) 376-4930
Fax: (973) 376-1334

From Northern NJ

Take Garden State Parkway South. Get off at exit 142 and pick up Rt. 78. Get off Rt. 78 at exit 50B. Continue straight on Vauxhall Rd. to 2nd light. Turn left on Springfield Ave. Follow Springfield Avenue to Morris Ave. Turn right on Morris Avenue to the 1st light (Mountain Avenue). Then turn left onto Mountain Avenue. Library is on the 2nd block on the right.

From Southern NJ

Take NJ Garden State Parkway North. Get off at Exit 138. Make a left turn at the traffic light and travel WEST on Kenilworth Boulevard/CR-509 for approximately 2 miles.  As you pass the Union County College baseball field on the left, stay straight to go onto Springfield Avenue/CR-577. Stay on Springfield Avenue, crossing over Route 22, for approximately 2.4 miles.  Turn left onto Wabeno Avenue. Turn right onto Mountain Avenue.  Library on left.

From Western NJ via Rt. 22

Take U.S. Rt. 22 to Springfield. As you reach Mountainside, stay in the left lane. Bear left off Rt. 22 at the exit marked Springfield, Sheffield St. Proceed under overpass onto Mountain Ave. Continue on Mountain Ave. for about two miles until you reach the Library. It will be on your left.

From Western NJ via Rt. 78

Take Rt 78 East. Stay in right lane. Follow overhead sign "All Local Exits". Exit at Exit 49A- Springfield/Union. Bear right (road is Springfield Ave.) until Morris Ave. TD Bank is on the right side. Turn right on Morris Ave. and go a short distance to Springfield Center. Turn left at the light on to Mountain Ave. The Library is on the 2nd block on the right.


Free 2-hour parking is available on Mountain Avenue in front of the Library. Metered parking is available in the municipal parking lot located on Hannah and Center Streets opposite the Library. Additionally there are several spots clearly marked for library patrons in the Rescue Squad parking lot adjacent to the building.


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