In addition to offering thousands of books and a warm and welcoming place to read and relax, Jenkintown Library provides services like Wi-Fi, computers, photocopy, fax, and printing, as well as inter-library loans, and even US passport acceptance services

cultural passes

Passes are available (to Jenkintown residents only) to the following:

  • Academy of Natural Sciences
  • Elmwood Park Zoo
  • Museum of the American Revolution
  • Mütter Museum
  • PA Academy of Fine Arts
  • Tyler Arboretum
  • Wings of Freedom Museum


Scholastic Teachables


Scholastic Teachables is an online database of tens of thousands of searchable and printable educational materials. Our teacher-authors create and vet thousands of high‑quality, ready‑to-use resources to save you countless hours of searching for reliable content.

Scholastic Teachables can be accessed from any Web-enabled device and can support whole-group, small-group, and individual instruction as well as independent learning, summer learning, and family engagement.


Our extensive eLibrary program provides thousands of downloadable audio books, e-books and periodicals, as well as services like language learning, tutorials and test prep, resume prep, and even


Free wireless internet is available at the library.


Computers are available for public use, with black and white printing at 20¢ per page.

Community Room

Do you have a birthday party, bridal shower, baby shower or book club event coming up? The Jenkintown Library Community Room is available for events for just $20 per hour. For more information or to make a reservation, please call the library at 215-884-0593.



The Jenkintown Library Bookstore has a constantly changing selection of hundreds of gently used fiction and nonfiction books, for adults, children, and teens.


Monday: 10am-6:30pm

Tuesday: 10am-6:30pm

Wednesday: 10am-6:30pm

Thursday: 10am-4:30pm

Friday: 10am-4:30pm

Saturday: 10am-4:30pm

Sunday: CLOSED