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, passes to cultural institutions, and even US passport acceptance services


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.


Six 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.

Food Bank

Jenkintown Library is collecting canned goods and cereal for the Jenkintown United Methodist Church Food Cupboard, which feeds between 60-80 local families per week. You can help by placing your non-perishable food donation in the boxes located inside the front and back doors of the Jenkintown Library.

Items needed most include cereal, canned meals, juice, spaghetti sauce.

Thank you for helping your neighbors.


The Jenkintown Library Bookstore has a constantly changing selection of hundreds of gently used fiction and nonfiction books, for adults, children, and teens. We have CDs and DVDs, too! DVDs and hardcover books are just $1. Paperbacks are only 50¢. 


Monday – Tuesday: 10:00 am - 4:30pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am - 6:30
Thursday – Friday: 10:00am - 4:30pm


* We are not currently accepting donations*


Local area codes (610, 215, 267, 445) - $1/page

All other areas within the U.S. - $2/first page & $1/each subsequent page

Toll free numbers (800, 888, 877, & 866) - $1/page

International numbers - $5/first page & $2/each subsequent page