• Our catalog connects you with collections from all the public libraries on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.  Library items that are borrowed from within the Eastern Shore of Maryland LibraryConsortium can be returned to any Maryland public library branch; items belonging to another Maryland public library will also be returned, but staff are unable to access patron accounts.  Inter-library loan items must be returned to the library branch where they were checked out.  Please ask library staff for assistance.
  • Books - best-sellers to classics, large print to children's picture books, and books-on-tape
  • Books by Mail
  • Magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Newspapers on Microfilm
  • Audio Books on CDs
  • CDs
  • DVDs and Blu-Ray
  • Atlases & maps
  • Government documents
  • Vertical file information
  • ILL (Inter-Library Loan) - access to books and resources from libraries in Maryland and across the United States
  • Maryland Deaf Culture Digital Library
  • Library for the Blind and Print Disabled


  • Computers with internet access; ADA compliant workstations equipped with electric height-adjustable tables, computers with 27-inch monitors, and large, tactile keyboards, and access to all Microsoft Office applications are available at the Ocean City, Ocean Pines, and Snow Hill Branches. Please call the branch for more information.
  • WiFi access.
  • Wireless Printing available at all five locations: 
  • 3D printing available at the Berlin, Ocean City, Ocean Pines, Pocomoke, and Snow Hill branches (3D Printing Policy).
  • StudiOC - A digital media lab is located at the Ocean City branch library, available by appointment or for walk-in use. Users can explore virtual reality, podcasting, stop motion animation, and green screen video production. Project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Maryland State Library.
  • Fax service (send only) available at the Ocean City, Pocomoke, and Snow Hill branches; $1.75 for first page, $1.00 for additional pages
  • Photocopying - Each branch has a photocopier available for public use

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