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Mission Statement

To provide a comprehensive collection of recorded knowledge, ideas, artistic expression and information; to assure ease of access of these material; and to offer programs which stimulate the awareness and use of these resources.


Enables patrons to access information in a variety of subject areas through various media - including books, cassettes, videos, periodicals and the computer.


Average Review 3 reviews

Would you recommend Free Library of Philadelphia?

by Wojciech T. from Philadelphia, PA (September 6, 2019)
Did not reached back to me. Did not answer my phone calls.
by Audrey W. from Philadelphia, PA (April 8, 2018)
I love books. I would like a young person to experience the joy of reading, open the their minds to the joy of imagination.