Ellinwood School & Community Library

Ellinwood School/Community Library is providing curbside services at this time.

ESCL will follow the required actions of the Governor's Executive Order in addition to County Health Department requirements in order to make operating decisions with school, CKLS, and city leadership playing supporting roles.

We will continue to post information on Facebook and in the newspapers. If you need to contact us, email sholmes@usd355.org.

The Ellinwood School-Community Library works to serve all of it’s patrons from birth to adult. It promotes the Dolly Parton Imagination Library, provides services like a 3D printer and Inter-Library Loan, and brings in a variety of exhibits and displays for all to enjoy. The library is located at 210 N. Schiller, Ellinwood.

Contact Information

  • Ellinwood School & Community Library
  • 210 North Schiller Ave, Ellinwood, KS 67526
  • PHONE: (620) 564 - 2306
  • FAX: (620) 564 - 2848

Library Hours

School:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Friday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Summer:

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Friday: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Come join us on:

Library Services:

Programs:

  • Baby & Me (birth-below age 3)
  • Story Time (ages 3-5)
  • Summer Library Program (age 3-6th grade)

Other Services:

  • Local check out with a nice variety to select from: books, audio, & DVDs
  • Inter-library Loan
  • eSunflower Library & State Library ebooks
  • 3D Printing ($0.06/gram)
  • Copy Machine: B/W ($0.10/side)
  • Colored ($0.15/side)
  • Large Format Printing ($2.50/ft)
  • Faxing:
  • Sending ($3.00 for 1st page, $0.25 for each additional page)
  • Receiving ($1.50 for 1st page, $0.25 for each additional page)
  • Lamination: ($0.75/ft)
  • Lamination Cards: ($0.50/card)
  • Public Computers
  • Wi-fi available on site through vouchers for adults

Interlibrary Loan

Interlibrary loan is a system where we will request books, articles, and other library materials not available in our library. Materials include; videos, DVD’s, music items, and videogames. A request form is available at Ellinwood School/Community Library for you to complete. The request will then be entered into the software by our staff. Your materials may take 1-3 weeks to arrive determined by the response of the lending library and shipping. Your checkout time is usually 3-4 weeks, depending on the material.

City Library Board Members

Dirk Ricker - President

Irlan Fullbright - Mayor/Vice President

Karie Gibson - Treasurer

Marlene Clayton - Secretary

Macey Dinkel

Marla Isern

Deanna Rogers

Melanie Krier - Ellinwood Public Education & Library Foundation Rep

Library Staff:

Sheri HolmesDirector of Library Servicessholmes@usd355.org
Julie BlakesleeTechnical/Public Services Librarianjblakeslee@usd355.org
Treva PadenChildren's & ILL Librarian &Tuesday Evening Aidetpaden@usd355.org
Kay LindenMonday Evening Aideklinden@usd355.org
Amy HammekeWed. & Thurs. Eve & Saturday Aide
Melody JohnstonSaturday Aide