Tuesday, December 11, 2018
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Services at a Glance

Margate Public Library offers a wide variety of services.


Notary Services

You must schedule an appointment. Call 609.822.4700, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or stop in to arrange a time. The person needing the document notarized MUST be present at the scheduled time and show a current photo ID.



Place a hold on any book, DVD, audio recording, and/or Blu-ray on the library's catalog. This service is available through our online catalog at http://catalog.margatelibrary.org or in person at the circulation desk.

Welcome To The MCPL

Welcome to the Margate City Public Library. We have much to offer! Take a look at our welcome brochure to help you navigate our valuable resources. If you have any questions just give us a call at 822-4700.



Books may be renewed by phone or in person.  You can also renew them yourself from the comfort of your home by logging into our online catalog at catalog.margatelibrary.org.

 Book Scan Station

Convert images, documents, and more into .pdf or .jpg file formats. Scan items for free onto a USB memory stick or send them via email.



Inter-Library Loan

Sometimes a book or other item is hard to find. Don't worry, we can help. Just place a request and our staff will query a large network of member libraries.


 Fax 24 Public Fax Service

Available to the public, this service works with credit card or pre-paid card (available at the circulation desk). Transmissions are $1.75 for the first page, $1.00 for each additional page. Outgoing faxes only, please.


Handicap Accessibility

The Library and computer stations are  handicapped accessible. Both the front and rear entrances to the library have automatic door openers.

Wireless Access

Wireless internet access is available free of charge at the Margate Public Library.  To access the wireless internet, bring your own portable computer or wireless device.


Internet Access

Free access to computers with internet access is available to all patrons.



Movie Rentals

A large selection of DVDs and Blu-ray films are available to you. Movies are free to take home for 7 days. After 7 days, they are $1.00 a day per movie. You can have 5 movies per household at one time.