Abstract An e-library system is a very important element of internet age libraries. A library without it may face a lot of challenges like the lack of adequate visitation by the users. The system allows multimedia sources to be accessed by the users of the library and was able to eliminate the problems of unavailability of library resources, inadequate space, physical bounding and restricted access that characterized the traditional library system. The system was developed using PHP programming language, HTML and CSS for the client-side design and PHP for the server-side, MySQL was used as a back end database technology to hold the data. Mozilla Firefox web browser or any other modern web browser to run it on Apache server (Wamp).