The Library will close at 2:00 PM ON WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 26th, and will be closed THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 27th for Thanksgiving.

Please see “Days Closed” at right under Library Hours for additional closings.


Certified Application Counselors will be available on Thursday, November 20th from 11 am- 6 pm & Tuesday, November 25th from 10 am- 4 pm to assist individuals with the enrollment process.  Schedule an appointment by calling 1-855-456-5685.

Need to make changes or enroll in a Medicare Health and Drug Plan? Join us on Wednesday, November 19th & Monday, November 24th from 4 pm- 8 pm in the Copernicus Room on the 1st floor.  Call 724-658-3729 and ask for the APRISE representative to make an appointment at the library.

New Castle City Directories NOW ONLINE! FULL-TEXT SEARCHABLE from 1872-1928

We are pleased to present our newest digital collections! Along with the Lawrence County Historical Society, we have digitized our oldest City of New Castle, Lawrence County, telephone, farm, and regional directories! Please take the time to view and search them and fill out our survey! We will be constantly updating these collections to help you find information more efficiently, so check back often. If you are not able to find what you need, please contact the Genealogy Department, 724-658-6659.

Help the New Castle Public Library LAST!

LAST (Light a Spark Together) is an initiative of New Castle Public Library that features collaborations with New Castle and Lawrence County businesses to promote each other’s efforts.

Our current partners are:

Turning Heads Hair Studio
1400 Wilmington Ave. (Rear)
New Castle, PA 16101
Purchase discount card for $10.00. New Castle Public Library receives $5.00
Card provides discounts on various services.

If you have any questions about this initiative, or would like to partner with us on LAST, please contact our director, Sandra Collins, at 724-658-6659, ext. 113, or email scollins@ncdlc.org. Thanks for your support!