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


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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!


  • 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!!

latest news


Our annual Longaberger Basket Bingo to benefit the library is


Elmer Fire Hall

Doors open at 5 pm and games start at 6 pm.

$21 for 21 games, cash only.

Hot dogs, drinks, snacks, and baked goods for purchase; also, a raffle and book sale will be held and Longaberger baskets will be available for sale cash and carry at the end of the bingo.


MUST BE 18 to enter; no alcohol permitted.

Hope to see you there! THANKS to the many sponsors who make this event possible!


NEW EVENT:  First Annual Plant and Book Sale!


8:00 am till 1:00 pm

225 North Main St, Elmer

Books and plant donations welcomed!!

Call Sally at (856) 358-0053 for more information.


AMAZON SMILE PROGRAM - Go to the Amazon Smile Program, choose the Elmer Library, and start shopping! Amazon will donate 0.5% to the Library for all eligible purchases at no cost to you!



Harvest Day Library 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk


8:30 am

Our second annual 5K town and country run prior to Harvest Day in Elmer.  

More details to follow soon!