Some Free Library locations are offering limited services, and many
programs continue to proceed virtually. Due to the ongoing impact of
COVID-19, all locations will remain closed to the public until safety
concerns have subsided. Learn more.
The City of Philadelphia has declared a Heat Health Emergency.
These Free Library locations will serve as cooling centers on Tuesday, July 3 where residents can get out of the heat and into an air-conditioned space.
Select Free Library locations will also be open on Independence Day, July 4, as Cooling Centers »
Stay Cool, Philadelphia!