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The library collection provides the citizens of New Hanover County with resources for cultural enrichment and public discourse, including free, timely access to print, electronic, audiovisual and archival information. If there is something you feel would improve our collection, please let us know. 

All suggestions are appreciated, but not all titles are able to be purchased. Why not?


Questions to Consider Before Submitting a Suggestion for Purchase

  • Is it something many people are likely to want to read or view?
  • Is it a local author or topic?
  • Does it fill a gap in the collection by covering a different topic or point of view?
  • Is it available for purchase?
  • For nonfiction, is the author or publisher considered to be a reliable information source in the subject area? Is the item recently published?
  • In addition, please don't forget to check the library catalog to see if the library owns the item before filling out this form.


Main Library & Law Library
201 Chestnut Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
Phone 910-798-6300

Northeast Regional Library
1241 Military Cutoff Road
Wilmington, NC 28405
Phone 910-798-6370

Pine Valley Library
3802 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28412
Phone 910-798-6390

Pleasure Island Library
1401 N. Lake Park Boulevard
Carolina Beach, NC 28428
Phone 910-798-6380

Hours: Monday-Tuesday 9 am - 8 pm
Wednesday-Thursday 9 am - 6 pm
Friday-Saturday 9am - 5 pm
Sunday 1-5 (NC Room Closed)