Morris County Library

30 East Hanover Ave., Whippany, NJ 07981
Monday-Thursday, 9AM--9PM
Friday-Saturday, 9AM--5PM
Sunday, 1PM--5PM (Sept.-April)

Local dining or brown bag to our Snack Spot

Jan. 19, Monday, Martin Luther King, Jr Day
Feb. 16, Monday, Presidents' Day
Apr 3, Friday, Good Friday
May 26, Monday, Memorial Day
July 3, Friday, Independence Day
Sept 7, Monday, Labor Day
Oct 12, Monday, Columbus Day
Nov. 11, Wednesday, Veterans' Day
Nov. 26, Thursday, Thanksgiving Day
Dec. 25, Friday, Christmas Day

Morris Essex line of NJ Transit runs to the Morristown station, less than two miles from the library. County bus routes make local loops. Colonial Coach of Morristown stops in front of our library (westbound only). You can check the schedules online or call our Reference Department if you need the times for public transportation, (973) 285-6969 or 6968.

Yahoo map of library location
from the WEST
Route 10 East through Parsippany. Just before the 287 overpass, turn south off of 10 at the Hanover Mariott onto Ridgedale Avenue. Down Ridgedale about 2 miles, past Allen papers on the right and, next, the Morris County Mall on the left As you reach the Mall and approach the intersection, move into left turning lane. A Sunoco station is left and across the intersection from you. Turn left onto Hanover Ave. The library is a half mile down the road on your left. There is a stop light and overhead sign at the library entrance.

from the EAST
Route 10 West, passing under 287. Take the jughandle turn for Ridgedale Avenue and follow directions above OR
Route 24 West to last exit, 1A. Turn right off the exit ramp and pass under Rte 24. Take the immediate right hand feed off of Whippany Rd onto Hanover Ave. The library is 200 yards up the road, on your right.

from the SOUTH
Route 287 to exit 36A, Morris Avenue and Rte 511. Turn right at top of exit ramp. Stay in middle lane. Pass the equestrian statue on your right, Ford Mansion (large white colonial home) on your left. Road narrows to two lanes; move into left turning lane as you approach the second light. Left turn off of Whippany Rd onto Hanover Ave. The library is 200 yards up the road, on your right.

from the NORTH
Route 287 to exit 36, Lafayette and Ridgedale Avenue. Stay to the right coming off of 287 and bear right onto Ridgedale Avenue. Seven tenths of a mile to intersection with Hanover Ave. (Sunoco station on the right); right turn onto Hanover. The library is a half mile down the road on your left, marked by a stop light and overhead sign.

Anyone is welcome to use our collections and materials. To charge out materials, have your local (town) library card or, if you live outside Morris County, have your library put an Open Borrowing sticker on your library card. Boonton Twp., Mine Hill, Netcong & Victory Gardens residents get library cards at our Circulation desk.

Morris County Library, 1996
7 January 2015