Please consider how valuable the Library is to you and your family. Since 1940, we have been providing library materials, services, events, and assistance to the community, despite recent decreases in funding. Your important - and greatly appreciated - donation will help with operating expenses; events, and; the purchase of books, DVDs, eBooks, audiobooks, and other materials for our collection.
The Emmaus Public Library is a private, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, therefore all donations are tax-deductible. The library will send you a letter of receipt for tax purposes. Click Here for a copy of our Annual Fund Letter, or use the PayPal link below.
Welcome to the Emmaus Public Library
Welcome to the Emmaus Public Library. The library is part of the Access Pennsylvania program and serves residents of the East Penn area (Emmaus Borough, Macungie Borough, and Upper Milford Township). Patrons from other areas holding a valid home library card and photo ID are eligible for borrowing and reference services.
You must have your library card to borrow or renew materials. (If you forget your library card, there is a $1.00 charge to check out materials with the presentation of valid picture ID). Your library card is a permanent card; keep it always. Your information and the card will be updated periodically at the library. The replacement fee for a lost card is $5.00. As a cardholder, you have agreed to be responsible for all items borrowed and charges incurred.
Summer Reading Club Closes Saturday, August 19th. We'll be hosting Backyard Wildlife with the Wildlands Conservancy @ 2PM. This program will be on the lawn so bring a blanket or chair and all of your friends too! This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Emmaus Public Library. Have you Heard? We're having a Pool Party!
To close Summer Reading Club with splash we're having a party poolside- simply show your blue card (or Emmaus bar-code) for FREE admittance to the Emmaus Community Pool on Monday, August 21 from 5-8PM.
Thank You to all of our Summer Events Partners: Ai Orthodontics, The Borough of Emmaus, The Friends of the Emmaus Public Library, The Lehigh Valley Storytellers Guild, The Emmaus Lioness Lions Club and The Rotary Club of Emmaus.
Thank you to the following Businesses for their generous donations: La Belle Cuisine, Rita's Of Emmaus, Volpe's Sports Bar, The Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire, Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom, Chick-fil-A, Gurney's Seeds, Applebee's, East Penn Diner, Pizza Hut, Weis Markets of Emmaus, Wegmans, the UPS Store Lehigh Street, Allentown and 29 Cooks LLC.
Now Accepting Credit Cards!
Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express.
Visit Dan Schantz Greenhouse for all of your Outdoor Growing Needs, show our barcode via paper or app & the library gets $2 for each $10 purchase. Get your barcode here or download the app on your device. Ask us at the desk or contact the Friends of the EPL for more info!