Library PoliciesLibrary Cards
Any Rockaway Township resident or anyone who pays taxes in Rockaway Township is
entitled to library card privileges at the Rockaway Township Library. Proof of eligibility,
such as a driver’s license or utility bill with name and address, is required at the time of
registration. Children may register at the age of 5 with a parent or guardian’s signature.
Library materials including books, audiobooks, music CDs and magazines may be
borrowed for two (2) weeks. DVDs and video games may be borrowed for one (1) week.
Lucky DVDs (marked with a green shamrock) are non-holdable new release DVDs that
may be borrowed for two (2) days.
Books, audiobooks, magazines, DVDs and music CDs may be renewed provided the
materials are not on hold due to a prior request from another patron. Renewable
materials may be renewed twice in person or by phone, or from the "My Account"
feature of the online M.A.I.N. Catalog, Video games and Lucky DVDs may not be renewed.
Fines are charged for materials returned after the due date. A fine of $.10 per day
is charged for overdue materials including books, audiobooks, and magazines. A fine of
$1.00 per day is charged for overdue DVDs and video games.
Holds and Interlibrary Loans
Materials may be placed on hold in person, by phone or from the online M.A.I.N. catalog.
Borrowers may request books and materials held in other libraries and institutions
willing to lend. Patrons are notified by email or telephone when these items are available.
Materials may be dropped off at any library in Morris County, and will be returned to
the owning library.
The library offers free wireless service to the public. Wi-Fi is
less secure than a wired network, and there is no printing capability.
The library has a fax machine. Our fax # is 973-627-7658. Staff will assist the public
in faxing documents. Prices range from $.25 to $1.00 per page. Faxes may be received
for $.10 per page.
The library has one scanner available for free public use. Library staff
will assist with scanning on request and/or provide instructions.
Click here to view Scanner instructions (pdf document)
Photocopiers and Printing
Black & white copies or printing is $0.10 per page. Color copies or printing is $0.50 per page.