Community Resources

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 Ancestry.com.

Cultural Passes

Jenkintown Library has free passes you can check out to visit museums, public gardens, and other cultural or historical attractions for free! More information, including a list of available passes, is available here.

Bookstore

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! CDs, DVDs, and hardcover books are just $1. Paperbacks are only 25¢.

Inter-Library Loan

With your Jenkintown Library card, you can borrow materials from any of the 16 Montgomery County libraries in MCLINC.

Visit them in person or log in to your MCLINC account and request materials to be delivered to Jenkintown Library. You will receive an email when your requested materials are ready to be picked up.

You can also return materials to any Montgomery County library, regardless of where you checked them out.

Photocopy

Black & White:

Letter (8 ½ x 11) - 15¢ per side

Legal (8 ½ x 14) and Ledger (11 x 17) - 30¢ per side

Color:

Letter (8 ½ x 11) - 50¢ per side

Legal (8 ½ x 14) and Ledger (11 x 17) - $1 per side

Photocopier takes bills and coins only.

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. Please 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.

Fax

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