Frequently Asked Questions
What are your hours?
ECML is open Monday through Thursday from 9:00AM – 9:00 PM, Friday from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM, and Saturday from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. The library is closed on Sundays.
What are the hours of the Pinetops branch?
Pinetops is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM., and on Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Pinetops is closed on Saturday and Sunday.
What do I need to do to get a library card?
Any resident of Edgecombe County and surrounding counties is eligible to receive a library card. The library card may be used at the main library or the Pinetops branch. Individuals 17 and under may receive a card if a parent or legal guardian comes in and obtains the card for them. Individuals 18 and older may obtain one without a parent or guardian. All individuals must show proper identification in order to get a card. The first library card is free. Replacement fees are $5.00 for lost cards. Out of service area residents may receive a library card for a $10.00 annual fee.
Can I check out magazines?
Yes. Any magazine with a barcode on the cover is available for checkout. Only the most recent issues are required to stay inside the library.
Do you laminate?
Yes we do. Our rates vary according to the size of the item being laminated. Please feel free to inquire at the circulation desk for details.
Do you fax?
Yes we do. Outgoing and incoming faxes are $1.00 cents per page.
How do you access NC Live?
NC Live can be accessed by following this link: www.nclive.org. A password is required, but can be obtained for free by asking at the circulation desk.
How many people do your meeting rooms hold?
The Pender Room has a maximum adult occupancy of around 80 and our Board Room comfortably holds 8 to 10 adults.
How far in advance can I book a meeting room?
You may reserve a meeting room up to 30 days in advance.
Last Updated 11/01/11
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