About the Library

Community and Library Profile

Jean Barnett Trone Memorial Library of East Berlin is located in Adams County, South Central Pennsylvania. Trone Memorial Library services a population of 9,831 and is a member library of the Adams County Library System. In addition to serving the populations of the East Berlin Borough, Reading Township, and Hamilton Township, Trone Memorial Library also serves all patrons from the surrounding communities.

To register for a library card, all you need is proof of residency. Such proof could include drivers license, bank checks, or recent mail. Library cards can be used at any Adams County Library System facility or online for e-materials and our learning databases. The library participates in the Access PA system, which means if you have a valid card from a participating library, you may register for a card in our system for free. If you live out of state, you may register for a library card at for a small fee.

Library Mission

The mission of the Jean Barnett Trone Memorial Library of East Berlin, a member of the Adams County Library System, is to provide library materials and information services for community residents of all ages for personal enrichment, enjoyment and educational needs.  The library has a special mission to young children and their parents to encourage a love of reading and learning.


Contacting Us

Please feel free to reach us by phone by calling 717-259-9000 or by sending an email to eblib@adamslibrary.org. We look forward to speaking with you!