About the Library

Mission Statement

Wilmington Memorial Library enriches life in the community by supporting and promoting the joy of reading, lifelong learning, and personal entertainment, and is a welcoming place for quiet reflection, human interaction, and community connection.

Customer Service Promise

The Wilmington Memorial Library will provide all patrons with a courteous and comfortable library experience.  Patrons will be welcomed by a professional, efficient, and knowledgeable staff to a quality facility with a current and varied collection.  It is our hope that through our services our patrons will become frequent library users.

Director's Blog

  • Posted on Monday, January 6, 2014 - 10:08am

    Patrons can begin enjoying thousands of titles – from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers – available to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to their smartphones, tablets and computers. Hoopla digital, a new library service, is offered at no cost to patrons via browser, Android and IOS and requires only a Wilmington library card to access. Register now and enjoy!

  • Posted on Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:47am

    If you got a new tech device for Christmas and would like some free one-on-one help in how to use it, you can book a one hour tech session.  Library staff can help with e-readers, iPads and more.  

  • Posted on Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 9:16am

    Trick or Treat at the Library today. Come dressed in costume and get a sweet treat and a BOGO coupon to the Book Store Next Door!