General contact information:
833 Chestnut Street, Suite 1220
Philadelphia, PA 19107-4429
Regular Library Hours
Monday through Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Wednesday: open until 7 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: closed
Live Chat Hours
Monday through Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
2014 Holiday Closures
New Year's Day -Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Martin Luther King Day - Monday, January 20
Presidents' Day - Monday, February 17
Good Friday - Friday, April 18
Memorial Day - Monday, May 26
Independence Day - Friday, July 4
Labor Day - Monday, September 1
Columbus Day - Monday, October 13
Veterans Day - Tuesday, November 11
Thanksgiving Eve - closing at 6:00 p.m. - Wednesday, November 26
Thanksgiving - Thursday - Friday, November 27 - 28
Christmas Eve - open 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Wednesday, December 24
Christmas Holiday - Thursday - Friday, December 25 - 26
New Year's Eve - open 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Wednesday, December 31
2015 Holiday Closures
New Year's Holiday - Thursday - Friday, January 1 - 2, 2015
Jenkins follows Philadelphia's policy regarding closing during inclement weather and other emergencies. When possible, closings will be announced in advance on this website. Otherwise, patrons should watch for news of Philadelphia city government closings.