Roseville Branch - Newark Public Library

Roseville Branch

About the Branch

This Branch is Temporarily Closed

The Roseville Branch Library is located on Fifth Street between Sussex Avenue and Gould Place.

The Roseville Branch Library has been serving the community since its opening in October 1924.



There is no parking lot; however, street parking is available. Click here for a local map.

Public Transportation

#21 stops at 9th St. & Sussex Ave. (by United Hospital).
#24 and #44 stop at Central Ave. & 5th St.
#34 stops at 8th St./Roseville Ave. & Sussex Ave.
City Subway – Orange St. stop just east of First St.

Collections and Services

For Adults

For Young Adults

For Children

Books and Magazines

  • Diverse collection of nonfiction books
  • Books from weekly bestseller lists

DVD’s and Movies

  • Popular video collection


  • Word processing
  • Internet
  • Access to the library’s electronic resources

The Young Adult Collection and Services are available on the second floor adjacent to the Adult Collection.

  • Fiction, non-fiction, and paperback books
  • Books for high school assignments and papers

Parents, teachers, preschools, and students from grades K – 8 can benefit from our services.

  • Help finding materials for homework assignments
  • Books, book and cassette sets, and magazines to read for fun
  • Picture books for the early readers
  • Movies
  • Computers for:
    • Word processing
    • Internet
    • Access to the library’s electronic resources

Special activities are held throughout the year, including the popular Summer Reading Challenge. Preschool and kindergarten classes can visit and enjoy stories, films, and other fun activities. Teachers in elementary and middle schools can schedule visits to do research using the library’s wide array of resources.

Please call the Children’s Room at 973-733-6388 for seasonal programs.