Monday - Thursday

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Closed Fridays & Sundays

& Select Holidays


Visit our Facebook page for latest news and activities!


Preschool Story Time (during school year)

Wednesdays @ 10:30 am

1st floor Election Room


Elmer Borough Residents

    Adults, Families, Students = FREE

    Senior/Veterans = FREE

Non-Borough Residents:

    Family = $20

    Senior/Veteran Family = $15

    Individual/Student/Senior/Veteran = $10

Membership with E-Books (Non-Resident)

    Family = $30

    Senior/Veteran Family = $25

    Individual/Student/Senior/Veteran = $15


Membership provides you access to:


The Elmer Library is located in the Borough Hall in Elmer, NJ.  The library is open to the public through the fundraising efforts of the Elmer Library Association. Contact us to find out how you can help!

latest news


The HARVEST DAY 5K WALK/RUN on Saturday, October 1, 2016 was a big success!  We raised over $1,800 for the library. A special thanks to our sponsors: Adams Funeral Home,  Elmer IGA, Eric M. Krise Electrical Contractor, LLC, Farm-Rite, Inc., the New Dodge's Market, James A. Shimp Physical Therapy Services, the Running Company of Mullica Hill, Council President Lew Schneider, Mayor Joseph and Donna Stemberger, Sneakers & Spokes, Michael & Leslie Walker, Walker Brothers, Inc., and Warmuth Institute of Dermatology. Thanks to all of the volunteers including Girl Scout Troop 91057!  CLICK HERE, or visit for the race results! See below for our slideshow; thanks to our photographer Frank Kisiel:

  • Books - for all ages and interests!
  • Computers & Free Wi-Fi
  • eBooks - download onto your device in the comfort of your own home!
  • Large Print Books - including a large selection from the Salem County Bookmobile
  • Audio Books - cassettes & CDs
  • Music and Movies - CDs & DVDs
  • Interlibrary Loan - access to an extensive list of books, music, movies, and other materials from the catalogs of libraries throughout the state!!

AMAZON SMILE PROGRAM  Go to the Amazon Smile Program, choose the Elmer Library, and start shopping! Amazon will donate 5% to the Library for all eligible purchases at no cost to you!


HOLIDAY CANDY SALE due NOVEMBER 23rd for DECEMBER 10th delivery.  Click here for order forms and details. Order Damask Candy and Country Sweets for hostess and holiday gifts that support the Library!


DONATION BOX for PETERS PANTRY  A donation box is located in the library for food donations to benefit our local food pantry. Suggested non perishable items include mac n cheese boxes, pasta and tomato sauce, cans tuna, peanut butter and jelly, and canned soups. Have overdue books?  Get 25 cents off of your late fee for every item you bring in for the food panty!


WISH LIST for Library Donations: Children's DVDs


PRESCHOOL STORY TIME We had a great turnout

for our Halloween Story Time.  All children are 

welcome to come and participate with their family

members.  Make sure to stop in the library to check

out books to read to your toddler and to find out

about upcoming holiday activites.