Due to concerns about the COVID-19 virus, the Office of Commonwealth Libraries has instructed all libraries to close until further notice. No items are due; No fines will accrue.


A reminder during this time to limit social interactions and: 

  • Cover coughs or sneezes with your elbow. Do not use your hands!
  • Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.
  • Clean surfaces frequently, including countertops, light switches, cell phones, remotes, and other frequently touched items.
  • If you are sick, stay home until you are feeling better.

For updated information: https://www.health.pa.gov/topics/disease/Pages/Coronavirus.aspx


In keeping with Governor Tom Wolf’s directive, the New Cumberland Public Library is closed effective Saturday, March 14th until further notice.  No items will be due during this time and no fines will accrue.

Use your library card for access to eResources available through our website www.newcumberlandlibrary.org
Leave a phone message for us at 717-774-7820 or email at newcumberland@ccpa.net.

Library in fallCome visit the small-town library that combines an excellent basic collection of books, DVDs, audiobooks, and music CDs with an experienced, friendly staff. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the building, and we sponsor a wide variety of programs for all ages.


One Book One Community Join the 2020 Reading Campaign by reading this years winner, Heartland, a Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth, by Sarah Smarsh.  Books available to check out or reserve in the library.  


book and magnifying glassThe collection contains items such as newspaper articles, books, maps, photographs, correspondence, scrapbooks, memorabilia, art work, and yearbooks. Access to the collection is granted by appointment or by request. An inventory of the collection (finding aid) is available in paper or online to assist researchers in locating relevant materials.

wireless symbol as a globeNew Cumberland Public Library provides wireless internet access for you. Bring your laptop, tablet, or phone to connect for job searching, email, news, social networking, homework help, or web browsing. Library closed? Try it from your car or on one of our benches. 

Front photo of New Cumberland Library
1 Benjamin Plaza
New Cumberland, PA 17070
MON: 10:00AM-08:00PM
TUE: 10:00AM-08:00PM
WED: 10:00AM-08:00PM
THU: 10:00AM-08:00PM
FRI: 10:00AM-05:00PM
SAT: 10:00AM-05:00PM