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Did you know you can request books, movies, and music online through the library catalog? Log in with your library card number and password. Place holds for items that are checked out or renew online.
Trained Reference Librarians provide information and research services on any topic.
Ebooks and EAudiobooks
Download books to your device — link here.
Computers are available for patron use for email, Internet searching, Microsoft Office 2007 suite. Wi-Fi access is available throughout the library. Educational software is installed on the Children’s Room computers. Computer training is available individually by appointment or periodically through group workshops. Check the events calendar for upcoming workshop dates or contact the library for an individual appointment.
English as a Second Language (ESL)
Learn English at the library — details here.
Free museum passes are available. Click here for details.
Based on availability the library may provide space for community meetings. Click here for information. Application forms are available on request at the library.
Check for our latest monthly art exhibit here.
Summer Reading Program
For children, teens, and adults.
Resources for the Visually Impaired
Click here for a large type list of resources and services for the visually impaired.
Talking Book Program
The Friends of the Library of The Chathams offers services to the visually impaired, and people with a physical impairment or a reading disability through the State Library’s Talking Book & Braille Center. Enjoy audiobooks delivered to your door. Audiobook player may be provided on loan as well.
Libraries-By-Mail Through Morris County Library
Service is available to Morris County residents who are homebound, disabled or unable to travel to Library of the Chathams unassisted. Details here.
Borrow Untraditional Items
You may borrow an iPad, telescope, Fitbit, musical instruments, Google Cardboard and more with your Chatham library card.
Library of the Chathams offers free notary public service for residents of The Chathams. A Notary Public is generally available at the library from 9:30 to 4:30, Monday through Friday. Please call the library at 973-635-0603 to confirm that a Notary is available. Click here for full guidelines of service. When we do not have a notary available, service is also available by appointment at Morris County Library.
Chatham residents have access to other libraries in the Morris Union Federation and Morris Automated Information Network (MAIN). Check with library staff for requirements and restrictions.