Your USR Library Card gives you access to these free services.

Download 5 free songs a week at Freegal and new stream up to 3 hours a day!

Freegal Music



Learn a language with Mango and the upper Saddle River Library


Visit the Library's Career Center page for Career Search, Test Prep, Resume Writing and more:

Expert Tutor Help


Made available by the generous support of The Friends of the Upper Saddle River Library.

All Seasons Chamber Music

All Seasons Chamber Music

Sunday, January 29 • 2pm

“Bookend Bachs” includes works for flute, violin, cello, and harpsichord by J.S. Bach, Scarlatti, J.C. Bach, Battista, Stravinsky, Handel, and J.S. Bach.

All Seasons Chamber Players, now in its 36th season!


Library Art Series:

Antoni Gaudi

Thursday, February 2 • 7pm – 8:30 pm

Antoni Gaudí i Cornet, 1852–1926, was a Spanish architect and the best known practitioner of Catalan Modernism. Gaudí’s works reflect an individualized and distinctive style characterized by freedom of form, voluptuous color and texture, and organic unity.

Join local artist and teacher Bart D’Andrea for an informative discussion and slide presentation.

Registration is required.


Jazz Night at The Library

Friday, February 3 • 7pm – 8:30 pm

E. Zoe Hassman an innovative solo cellist, accompanied by a jazz bassist will perform an audience–friendly cello recital with a smorgasbord of music from pop to jazz to classical and beyond.

Refreshments will be served.
Registration is required.

Zoe received her BA and MA from the Julliard School. She has toured with Barbra Streisand, performed with The New York Philharmonic, New York City Opera Orchestra and many Broadway shows.

Miss Humbleebee

Miss Humblebee’s Academy
Login with your library card number!

A fun, interactive, and award-winning, online kindergarten-readiness learning solution for children ages 3 to 6. With hundreds of lessons in Math, Science and Social Studies, Language and Literacy, Art, and Music, the curriculum increases in difficulty as the user progresses through the program.

Parents can track their child’s learning outcomes through weekly progress reports that are emailed and available online 24/7.


Morningstar® Investment Research Center

This free online resource is available to USR cardholders

Planning for Retirement? Make sure you’re on the right track with Morningstar’s portfolio tools and independent analysis.

Time to Review Your Investment Portfolio? Personal finance articles and portfolio tools can help.

New to Investing? Find informative videos and analyst insights.

Visit Morningstar®

You will need your USR library card to log-on. Sponsored by the Friends of the USR Library

Lonely Planet Travel Guides

Lonely Planet Travel Guides

25 of the popular Lonely Planet Travel Guides ebooks are available on Download these guides to your personal device and bring them with you when you travel.

Available to BCCLS library cardholders.



Use your library card to access and find:

health courses & how to use your Fitbit and more!


Freegal Music - Now with 3 Hours of Streaming per day!

Freegal® is a free music service available to USR library cardholders. All you need to download music is your library card number. Freegal® offers access to about 9 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists, and over 15,000 music videos.

Download and Stream!


Explore NoveList Plus
A Reader's Advisory for Fiction

With your Library card number (Patron ID) you can explore NoveList, a fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 135,000 fiction titles. It also includes other content of interest to fiction readers, such as Author Read-alikes, What We're Reading, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Annotated Book Lists. The NoveList database is reached through the EBSCO port which will ask for your library card number ( Patron ID).

NoveList K-8

New York Times Bestsellers

Text Notifications Now Available From BCCLS!

Receive a text message from BCCLS when:

  • a hold is ready to be picked up and or cancelled
  • when an item is overdue.

You can opt into receiving text notifications from within the library catalog by following the steps in the link: BCCLS TXT Notifications Now Available

Support the library by making a tax deductible contribution to The Friends of the Library.
The Donation categories below entitle you to a year-long membership with the Friends.
$15.00 Senior Member
$50.00 Family Membership
$100.00 Patron
$250.00 Sponsor*
$500.00 or greater, Benefactor*
*Sponsors and greater will have their name inscribed on a blossom on our giving tree.


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