Elsie Quirk Library

Elsie Quirk Library

Located at 100 West Dearborn Street


The Elsie Quirk Public Library offers a wide variety of books, DVDs, audiobooks, CDs, research materials, local history materials, and more. All available free with your library card. Sarasota County Englewood residents and Englewood Charlotte residents with a Charlotte Library card can obtain a library card for free, visitors can purchase a short term card for as little as $15, less than the cost of lunch out!

The library offers free Wi-Fi, and Internet Access Computers, and printing for a small fee. Free meeting room space is available to non-profit organizations and can be booked online from your home computer.

A wide variety of free programs and classes are available for all ages, from Preschool Story Time to Book Discussion Groups, Free Monday Night Movies, Musical Programs, Puppet Shows, Computer Classes, Teen Game Nights and more.

A friendly, helpful staff, and a clean, comfortable facility in an ideal location right on West Dearborn Street.

For more information stop by and visit us or call the Sarasota County Contact Center at 941-861-5000