Closings: The Library will be closed on Saturday, May 27 and Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day.

Delmar Board of Library Commissioners

Vacant Positions

Delaware Commission Member Position 

The Delmar Public Library Commission is accepting applications to fill a Commission member vacancy for a 5-year term ending beginning July 1, 2017. Deadline to apply: Friday, June 2, 2017.

Honorary Maryland Representative Position 


The Delmar Public Library Commission is looking for a qualified applicant to fill an honorary Maryland resident representative position to the Commission. The honorary Representative position is advisory only.

Description and Requirements for both positions:

The Commission consists of five (5) volunteer members from the community and one (1) honorary Maryland representative who act as the governing and advisory body for the Delmar Public Library. Responsibilities of the Library Commission include tasks such as determining policy, adopting rules, regulations, and procedures, adopting an annual budget and attending special library functions. The Commission holds eleven (11) regular meetings each year (4th Tuesday) and schedules special meetings as necessary. Applicants should have a strong desire to serve the community and a sincere interest in the future of the Library. Residents who are at least 18 years of age and live in the Delmar (DE) School District are eligible to apply. 


For more information, call Board President Beverly Wilson at 302-344-4260. 
Applications are available at the Delmar Public Library, 38481 Sussex Highway, Delmar, DE 19940, or you can download the form below.

Download the application form here.