What's New @ YCL

York County Library Closing Notices

  • All York County Library locations will close Saturday, May 27–Monday, May 29, for Memorial Day weekend.

  • York Public Library will close at 5 p.m. Fridays, June 16 & 30, due to Downtown Live events.

Summer Reading

Join the Summer Reading Challenge May 15!

Summer Reading Login

Watch the Summer Reading PSA

This summer, Build a Better World! Join York County Library June 5 – July 28 as we celebrate making a positive change with four age-appropriate reading challenges:

"Tiny Tots" ages 3 and under; Children ages 311; Teens ages 1217; and Adults. Each challenge features special prizes, incentives, and free programs for all ages.

The Summer Reading Challenge is sponsored by Friends of the Library.


Children & Teen Library Volunteers

Are you between the ages of 11 and 18 and would like to volunteer at your library? If so, we are looking for young, enthusiastic people to help out around our libraries. If interested, please fill out a Children & Teen Volunteer Application and return it to any York County Library location.


Books on Main

Changes at Friends Book Store

Visit Friends Books on Main to find great deals on thousands of used books, DVDs, and audiobooks, as well as these exciting changes:

  • Extended Hours! Open 10 a.m.7 p.m. Thursdays; 10 a.m.4 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays.
  • Member Discounts! Friends members always get a 15% in-store discount! Not a member? Join for as little as $15.