The Library Building will be closed Tuesday, 5/17.       

Rachel Kohl Library - LOGO

Phone: 610-356-1510
2599 Sproul Road
Broomall, PA 19008

About Marple Library

Our mission is to provide a wide range of resources, services, and technology to enrich the lives of the Marple community.

Board of Directors

Marcia Abrams

Michael M. Ballinger

Jane Staud

Kristine Offshack Freind, MS, RD
Vice President

Stephanie Latchford

Ashwini Udgaonkar

Dan Leefson
Commissioner Liaison

Board Meetings

The Library Board meets the 4th Monday of every month, except August, at 7:00 PM. The Library Board is appointed by the Marple Township Commissioners as provided for in the Library Code of the State of Pennsylvania.

Library Strategic Plan

Culminating 12 months of work, the Marple Library Board has unveiled a 3-year plan to focus direction for the Library for the years 2018 through 2021. Goals have been set for:

  • facility updates
  • website and marketing
  • financial fitness
  • service to our community

For more details see the Marple Library Strategic Plan 2018-2021 

For questions, comments or suggestions please be in touch with LaTanya Burno, Library Director:

Staff Directory

Library Director
610-356-1510 ext. 709

Administrative Assistant
610-356-1510 ext. 704

Head of Circulation

Assistant Director/Head of Public Services
610-356-1510 ext. 705

Head of Youth Services
610-356-1510 ext. 702

Head of Technical Services
610-356-1510 ext. 706

Questions about sponsoring a program/event, donations, volunteering, or marketing ideas? Email Christina at

Friends of the Library

Become a Friend today

Help provide the many services you enjoy at the Marple Public Library. The Friends organize cultural events and contribute money annually for furniture and other essential items for the library. The Friends meet monthly to discuss how they may assist the library and enhance the community. Meetings are held every 4th Wednesday at 7:30 PM in the library conference room.

Library Jobs

There are no vacancies currently.


Please check back for future opportunities.

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