In its current 1,300 square foot space, Taylor Library "is bursting at the seams." A new 3,500 square foot expansion has been proposed that will allow the library's square footage to keep pace with its growing demands.
Every inch of the library is currently
in use in service to the Derry community. Approximately 4,600 library card holders belong to the Taylor Library. More than 19,000
books line the shelves. The library's basement and attic hold the overflow, including holiday books, magazine collections, and adult
Due to space constraints, children's story hours are currently limited to 12 children; waiting lists are consistently necessary due to the popularity of the programs. The lack of handicap accessibility is also a contributing factor to the need for a library expansion.