Elsmere Library

Library News

  1. The New Castle County Libraries will be closed on Tuesday, November 4 for Election Day.  Your library may be a polling place, but will not be open for business.  Please renew your items early to avoid confusion.
  1. New Castle County Reads!

    2015's book has been chosen. Get ready for The Last Days Of Ptolemy Grey by Walter Mosley. Watch this space for more information as it becomes available.

Upcoming Events

  1. Skull Study

    When: Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Meeting Area

    Use your detective skills to identify and classify a variety of skulls from local mammals, birds, and reptiles. Examine teeth, eye, ...

  2. PAWS for Reading

    When: Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Children's Nook

    Read aloud to a furry, friendly therapy companion to help inspire a love of reading. Sign up for individual time slots; children...

  3. Storybook Parties

    When: Monday, November 03, 2014 - 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Meeting Area

    Terry Colonna, storyteller extraordinaire, presents a fun and engaging program based on her vast collection of children's stories....






Elsmere Library is located in the heart of the community, sharing space with the City of Elsmere and the Elsmere Senior Center. The library offers a variety of materials and services including free computer classes and tax preparation; and also provides a variety of programs for all ages.