Directions to Camden County Library Branch at Rutgers

Nilsa I. Cruz-Perez Downtown Branch at Rutgers
301 North 5th Street
Camden, NJ 08102
(Intersection of 5th and Penn St.)

(856) 225-6807

Building Number 7003

The branch is the bottom floor of the Paul Robeson Library.  There is metered parking on several blocks around the Rutgers - Camden Campus (25 cents for 15 minutes).  The parking lots and parking garages are only available to Rutgers students.

Rutgers-Camden Branch

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Directions to Camden-Rutgers

From NJ Turnpike | From Route 295 | From Atlantic City Expressway | From Admiral Wilson Boulevard | From Benjamin Franklin Bridge | From Walt Whitman Bridge | From PATCO High-Speedline

From New Jersey Turnpike (North or South)

  • Turn off at Exit 4. After toll booths proceed on Route 73 North approximately one mile to Route 38 West.
  • Route 38 will merge with Route 30.
  • Proceed on Route 30 West for approximately one mile where the road forks.
  • Take the right fork marked "Local Traffic Only, Last Exit Before Toll".
  • Continue straight ahead to Seventh Street and turn left.
  • At the foot of the Seventh Street Bridge, turn right onto Cooper Street.

  From Route 295 (North or South)

Southbound - Coming from the north

  • Turn off at Route 38 West exit at Moorestown.
  • Route 38 will merge with Route 30.
  • Proceed on Route 30 West for approximately one mile where the road forks.
  • Take the right fork marked "Local Traffic Only, Last Exit Before Toll".
  • Continue straight ahead to Seventh Street and turn left.
  • At the foot of the Seventh Street Bridge, turn right onto Cooper Street.

Northbound - Coming from the south

  • Turn off at exit for North-South Freeway (Route 42).
  • Follow signs to Camden, exiting at Route 676.
  • Proceed along Route 676 to Exit 5B marked "Last Exit Before Toll - Benjamin Franklin Bridge."
  • Turn left onto Linden Street at the first stop light. Continue one block to Seventh Street and turn left again.
  • At the foot of the Seventh Street Bridge, turn right onto Cooper Street.

From Atlantic City Expressway

  • Pick-up the North-South Freeway (Route 42).
  • Follow signs to Camden, exiting at Route 676.
  • Proceed along Route 676 to Exit 5B marked "Last Exit Before Toll - Benjamin Franklin Bridge."
  • Turn left onto Linden Street at the first stop light. Continue one block to Seventh Street and turn left again.
  • At the foot of the Seventh Street Bridge, turn right onto Cooper Street.

From Admiral Wilson Boulevard (Route 30 West)

  • Proceed approximately one mile from the Airport Circle where the road forks.
  • Take the right fork marked "Local Traffic Only, Last Exit Before Toll".
  • Continue straight ahead to Seventh Street and turn left.
  • At the foot of the Seventh Street Bridge, turn right onto Cooper Street.

From Benjamin Franklin Bridge

  • Entering New Jersey, stay to the right.
  • Follow signage for "Sixth Street/Broadway" and take that exit.
  • On the exit ramp, bear right toward Sixth Street and stop sign.
  • Once through stop sign at the end of the exit, go one block to Cooper Street and make a right.

From Walt Whitman Bridge

  • Take the "Camden/Gloucester City" exit.
  • Proceed in the left lane about 1,000 feet to the Camden Exit.
  • Turn left and continue on Route 676 to Exit 5B marked "Last Exit Before Toll - Benjamin Franklin Bridge".
  • Turn left onto Linden Street at the first stop light.
  • Continue one block to Seventh Street and turn left again.
  • At the foot of the Seventh Street Bridge, turn right onto Cooper Street.

From PATCO High-Speedline

  • Exit Camden City Hall.
  • Walk north on Fifth Street for two blocks to the Camden campus.

 

 

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