lending policies


  • 6 items per person for 14 days
  • 2 new books per person; no renewals
  • books may be renewed for another 14 days if the book is not new or reserved by another patron
  • items may be reserved/held if not in library and you will be notified when it comes in;
  • book drop is available for use when the library is closed
  • late charges are $.05/day
  • lost and damaged item amount will be based on replacement cost


FREE for Elmer Borough Residents!  And for non-residents, only an additional $10 per family or $5 per individual with your library membership. Overdrive eBooks provides access to over 5,000 books in the privacy of your own home. Stop by the library with your payment to sign up to get your eBook library card number.

CLICK HERE for details.


Computers & Internet Access:

Free access to computers and the internet, including Wi-Fi. A 30 minute limit for the computers will be implemented when people are waiting.  


Interlibrary Loan:

Items like books, CDs, DVDs, books on tape, etc from libraries throughout New Jersey are available to borrow for free!


Copier & Computer Printing: $0.20 per page


Fax Machine: $1.50 first page, $1.00 each additional page