Lilian S Besore Memorial Library

Welcome to our newly renovated library with an all new addition of a main level community room, handicap accessible bathroom, a motorized handicap lift, and an adult reading room.  We were excited to have all this completed around our 50th Anniversary.  Come check out our new space!

Did you know that we are a Passport Acceptance Facility?  With two passport agents on staff, we can answer your passport questions, execute your passport applications and even take your passport photos.  We are available six days a week by appointment onlyClick here to find out more about our passport services.

The Lilian S.Besore-New-Back-Entrance1 Besore Memorial Free Library has a collection size of almost 50,000 items, including fiction, non-fiction, movies, picture books, books on CD, etc.  If you can’t find what you are looking for here, we can request it from another library for you.  Stop by and see what great things are happening at our friendly library.

Franklin County Library System SummerQuest 2018

Check out what is happening this summer in our libraries!  Here are the summer brochures for all our libraries so you can explore all the fun stuff happening this summer.

Want to get prizes for reading this summer? Starting June 1st you can go to to register and log your reading.  Those from birth to 18 can log their reading minutes while adults can log the books they read.  Then visit your local library when you reach your levels for the possibility of rewards.

Hours & Holidays


Monday 1:00 pm – 8:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am – 8:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday 9:00am – 8:00pm
Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday 9:00am – 3:00pm

For information on when the library is closed, please check out our facebook page.

The library is closed for the following holidays: New Year’s Holiday (Jan. 1), Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, President’s Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Holiday (Dec. 24-25).


Contact Us

305 East Baltimore Street
Greencastle PA 17225
Director: Kiely Fisher


POWER Library

Check out what online resources are available to you through POWER Library.


  • AP ImagesPOWER-header-logo
  • Auto Repair Center
  • Bookflix
  • Business Source Main Edition
  • Consumer Health Complete
  • Cybersmarts
  • Newspaper Source
  • SIRS Discoverer

and various resources for school projects.

Click Here to go to POWER (You will need your library card barcode number)