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It’s our valentine to the city we love: We’ve gone fine-free! That’s right: As of today, the Free Library of Philadelphia no longer charges fines for overdue materials! The new…
continue reading Say Goodbye to Overdue Fines at the Free Library!
written by Kate C.
February 14, 2020
Guess what, Philadelphia? We have great news! Drumroll, please... Today, the Free Library of Philadelphia Board of Trustees voted to approve a measure that will eliminate most overdue fines…
continue reading We're Going Fine-Free!
written by Administrator
December 11, 2019
The Free Library of Philadelphia is a welcoming, safe, and inclusive space for all members of the public. The programs and services at each of our 54 libraries are available for people of every…
continue reading Our Commitment to Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion at the Free Library
written by Siobhan Reardon
December 19, 2016