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)

Tuesdays @ 10:30 am



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

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!

The Elmer Library HARVEST DAY RUN

5K Run & Mayor's Mile Walk


7:30 am Registration & Packet Pickup

8:30 am 5K Race Start

8:45 am Mayor's Mile Walk


Our second annual 5K Run prior to Elmer Harvest Day is a great event for runners, walkers, and anyone looking to enjoy a fun community run through town and country scenery. All proceeds from the run benefit the library! 


CASH PRIZES for overall top male/female runners as well as age group prizes!    

T-Shirts for all online registrations and as available for race day registrations.  Start and finish at the Elmer Library. 


CLICK HERE to register for the race and to guarantee a t-shirt in the size you want:

$25 - Register online by October 5

$30 - Race Day Registration

$15 - Mayor's Mile Walk & Students (18 & under)

All proceeds benefit the Library! Any questions about this event please contact the library or Sally at (856) 358-0053.


SPONSORS NEEDED!  Click here for information!