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. Make New Bookmarks

    The Classic Catalog is being phased out and will become unavailable soon.  If you haven't already, please check out our upgraded catalog and bookmark it for future reference.

Upcoming Events

  1. DE Breast Cancer Coalition

    When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Meeting Area

    Program is designed to educate the community, provide outreach to under-served communities, connect survivors and honor those living...

  2. 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, ...

  3. 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...






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.