Arcadia Fine Arts Library

Library Hours

Monday - Thursday

8:00 am - 8:00 pm


8:00 am - 4:30 pm


10:00 am - 4:00 pm



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PAFA's library collection contains over 25,000 books, more than 700 full-text journals, and (via ArtStor) over 1.5 million digital images.

PAFA's library offers quiet reading and study areas, word processing and Internet workstations, color copiers and printers, scanners, digital cameras, and a/v equipment.

The library's collection of over 8,000 artist files includes small catalogs, newspaper clippings, postcards and other ephemera from important local and nationally known artists.

Hours are subject to change due to semester breaks, holidays, inclement weather and other events. Check for special postings of our schedule. If making a trip just to use the library, please call ahead at 215-972-2030 or email