MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown & Morris Township Library will be closing to the public beginning Saturday March 14 at 5pm, library officials announced. The anticipated reopening will be Wednesday April 1, 2020, they said.

The closure is bsed upon recommendations from the Center for Disease Control, the County of Morris and other local health departments to reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the community.  

 If you have library material already checked out, the library has stated that all material will be renewed. Officials are asking patrons to hold onto any check out library material for this time and return them when the library has reopened. There will be no late fees charged at this time, said offiicals. Late fees will be waived through April 30, 2020.

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"The Library’s mission is to remain a resource for our residents", said library officials.  "These safety measures are being taken out of an abundance of caution and to be consistent with recommendations for social distancing. We appreciate our patrons’ patience and understanding. We will reassess the situation at that time to determine further cancellations and closings", stated library officials. 

For additional information on future Library opening and program resumption, please follow updates on the Library’s website at:


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