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

Download 3 free songs a week at: Freegal Music

Learn a language with Mango and the upper Saddle River Library

Little Pim Fun with Languages


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

Expert Tutor Help



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

Kids Garden Art

Garden Arts for Kids

Thursday, April 17 • 3:30–4:30 pm • Ages 4 & up

Get ready to create the craziest creature you can imagine from recycled containers! We’ll fill a growing sack up with soil & magical seeds, place it in your creature’s head, take it home, water and watch the crazy hair begin to grow! Better make appointments now for their haircuts! Children will have fun while exploring nature and getting creative with their very own project! Sign up today and become part of the fun

Tarot Card

Tarot Card Insights

Tuesday, April 29 • 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Let Mayda Bosco introduce you to the ancient wisdom of the cards. This method of divination, using a special deck of 78 cards, has been used to measure potential outcomes and evaluate infl uences surrounding a person, event, or both for centuries. Mayda has been immersed in the mystical world her entire life. Born in Cuba and raised in the United States, she continues her practice in spirituality through the reading of the Tarot Cards.

Tarot Card Reading - sign up for a ten-minute reading with Mayda on Saturday, May 3rd, Cost $10

Fashion Hunter

Stephanie Unter aka

New York Fashion Hunter

Wednesday, April 30 • 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

New York Fashion Hunter is Stephanie Unter’s chic blog/website that offers a glimpse of the world through her eyes–an obsessed style hound, hunting the globe for the latest in style and fashion inspiration!

Stephanie will discuss her experiences in the fashion business. You’ll hear about what she loves about fashion and how it makes women feel. Stephanie has worked for major magazines such as Mirabella, Elle, Home Journal, produced ads for Barney’s New York, and as a fashion stylist for companies from Keds to Calvin Klein.

9th Annual Read-a-thon!

Drop-in Tech Help Hours

For patrons who have questions or need help completing their digital downloads. Assistance is available on a drop-in basis on the following days:

Thursday, March 13th from 7–8 pm

Tuesday, March 18th from 7–8 pm

Wednesday, April 2nd from 7–8 pm

Thursday, April 17th from 7–8 pm

Bring your device and your questions along.

8th Annual Art Exhibit

8th Annual Art Exhibit & Reception

for USR Students & Adults

Exhibit Open May 4 – May 28
Reception Sunday, May 4 • 2pm – 4 pm

The Friends of the Upper Saddle River Library are planning the eighth annual art exhibit that will take place during the month of May. Upper Saddle River adults and students in grades K–12 are welcome to exhibit their work in any medium. The artwork will be displayed throughout the library.

Download the Entry Form.

The annual art exhibit is sponsored by the Friends of the Upper Saddle River Library.

Tutor™– Unlimited Sessions!

The USR Library now offers unlimited FREE academic and career resources and tutoring from™ for all students and adults! K–12 and college students can get help with homework, studying, projects, essay writing and test prep in every subject. Adults can get help with resume writing, GED prep, and academic support. All sessions are online and one-to-one with a live tutor.

Download a “How it Works–Using the Student Center” overview sheet. A USR Library card is necessary to log on

View more online services available with your library card.

College Corner

Visit Our College Corner

The Library’s College Corner is a center for information and assistance for students of all grades to explore post high school plans, colleges and careers. You will find information needed to navigate the college admission and financial aid and scholarship process. Study guides for NJAsk, GEPA, PSAT, SAT, AP, LSAT, TOEFL, GED and more. Browse the top guides on two and four year colleges.


Download 3 Free Songs a Week!

With your USR Library Card. Visit Freegal to download.

museum pass program

Museum Pass Program
Enjoy New York City’s Wonderful Museums

Museums in the program include Guggenheim Museum, Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, Museum of the City of New York, Montclair Museum of Art.

Learn more about the Museum Pass Program


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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