Lending Library


Authorized by the ECBA Officers over ten years ago, the ECBA LIBRARY now contains over 485 titles in books, video, audio and CDROM formats. A printed catalogue of materials available for loan to members is now available. Please request the printed catalogue from ECBA Librarian, Larry Handy via email, by phone, or you may print this online catalogue.

ECBA has established a membership loan policy as follows:

  • Members in good standing may request up to two items at a time.
  • Postage to the member will be paid by ECBA.
  • Member may keep the borrowed items up to one month from the date of receipt, and then return them at the member’s expense.

Library materials have been organized into six categories:

Brewing – The beer making process, professional or amateur

Collecting – Guidebooks & photo collections for brewery collectors

Culture – Beer in society as a cultural element & beer cookbooks

Guidebooks – Brewery & bar touring, beer tasting guides, reference books

History – Histories of individual breweries, cities or regions, reference books

Periodicals – Organization publications, commercial & industry magazines (Periodicals not currently available for loan)