COVID Notice

As buildings reopen in a limited capacity, please note there are no fines at this time. We are open online 24/7 and will continue Contactless services.

Hours & Locations

Contactless Pickup is available at the Cecilton, Chesapeake City, Elkton, and Perryville branches. The Elkton and Perryville branches are open to the public. Please read our Reopening FAQ

Wi-Fi is available in library branch parking lots.

Look for “CCPL_Outdoor_Wi-Fi” to connect your device.

For more information about CCPL's phased reopening, please visit our Roadmap to Reopening.

Cecilton Branch exterior

Cecilton Branch

Contactless Pickup Location

215 E. Main Street
Cecilton, MD 21913

Tel: (410) 275-1091

New hours for holds pickup and telephone assistance:
Mon-Fri: 10am-6pm
Sat: 9am-1pm

Chesapeake City branch exterior

Chesapeake City Branch

In-Person and Contactless Pickup Location

2527 Augustine Herman Hwy
Chesapeake City, MD 21915

Tel: (410) 996-1134

This branch closes from 1-2pm each day for cleaning.
Mon-Thu: 9am-5pm
Fri: CLOSED
Sat: 9am-5pm

Elkton branch exterior

Elkton Branch

In-Person and Contactless Pickup Location

301 Newark Avenue
Elkton, MD 21921

Tel: (410) 996-5600
TDD: (410) 996-5609

This branch closes from 1-2pm each day for cleaning. 
Mon-Thu: 9am-6pm
Fri-Sat: 9am-5pm

North East Branch Library

North East Branch

Under Construction

485 Mauldin Avenue
North East, MD 21901

Please call the Elkton branch for assistance: (410) 996-5600

Building project updates

Perryville branch exterior

Perryville Branch

In-Person and Contactless Pickup Location

500 Coudon Boulevard, Perryville, MD 21903

Tel: (410) 996-6070

This branch closes from 1-2pm each day for cleaning. 
Mon-Thu: 9am-6pm
Fri-Sat: 9am-5pm

Port Deposit Branch exterior

Port Deposit Branch

Temporarily Closed

P.O. Box 129
13 South Main Street
Port Deposit, MD 21904

Tel: (410) 996-6055

Please call the Perryville Branch for assistance: (410) 996-6070

Rising Sun Branch exterior

Rising Sun Branch

Contactless Pickup Location

111 Colonial Way
Rising Sun, MD 21911

Tel: (410) 658-4025
Tel: (410) 398-2706

New hours for holds pickup and telephone assistance:
Mon-Fri: 9am-6pm
Sat: 9am-1pm

Holiday Hours and Closings

  • Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4 - Independence Day
    All CCPL branches are closed.
  • Monday, September 7 - Labor Day
    All CCPL branches are closed.
  • Wednesday, November 25
    All CCPL branches close at 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27 - Thanksgiving
    All CCPL branches are closed.
  • Thursday, December 24 - Saturday, December 26 - Christmas
    All CCPL branches are closed.
  • Thursday, December 31 - New Year's Eve
    All CCPL branches close at 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday, January 1 - New Year's Day
    All CCPL branches are closed.
  • Monday, January 18 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    All CCPL branches are closed.
  • Monday, February 15 - President's Day
    All CCPL branches are closed for staff training.
  • Sunday, April 4 - Easter
    All CCPL branches are closed
  • Monday, May 31 - Memorial Day
    All CCPL branches are closed.