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Mon - Thur: 9am-8pm
Fri: 9am-5pm
Sat: 9am-4pm
Sun: Closed

Serving as the district library for Lehigh county, the Allentown Public Library has been a proud member of the local community for 100 years. The Allentown Public Library provides free access to print, AV, and electronic resources that contribute to the knowledge, education, enjoyment and enrichment of its supporting community and are consistent with standards of excellence and value. The library employs a staff trained in library skills and public service to select, arrange, and disseminate these library resources in an appropriate and timely manner and to educate the public in their use.


Our many services include:

Free Wifi access
Computer terminals with internet access
Children and Adult programming
Research databases
Items including books, magazines, DVDs, CDs, and audiobooks

For directions to the library, click here.

For a calendar of library closings, click here.

For information about our lending policies, including renewals and reserves, click here.


For information on how to obtain a library card, click here.

The next Allentown Public Library Board meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 17th at 12:00pm. 



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