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Upcoming Events

5:00 pm
Unfreedom: The Limits of the Fourteenth Amendment Under Reconstruction will discuss race in the twentieth century as a specific form of ideological technology. Focusing on the events and voices between Reconstruction and the Civil Rights[...]
Oct 8 – Oct 9 all-day
12:00 am
The John Dickinson Symposium will celebrate the launch of the first edition of The Complete Writings and Selected Correspondence of John Dickinson (ed. Jane E. Calvert) to be published in print by the University of[...]

2020 Holiday Closings

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day  – Monday, Jan 20, 2020
President’s Day – Monday, Feb 17, 2020
Memorial Day – Monday, May 25, 2020
Independence Day – Friday, July 3, 2020
Labor Day – Monday, September 7, 2020
Thanksgiving-  Thursday & Friday – November 26 & 27, 2020
Holiday Closing –  Thursday, Dec 24, 2020 – Friday, Jan 1, 2021

For more information on these events please call 215-546-3181 or email Dayjah Brock, dbrock@librarycompany.org.