The Henry Janssen Library, and ONLY the Library, will be closed on April 23rd, so staff and volunteers can assist with the conference.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

 

 

Become a Berks History Center Volunteer

 

 

 

The Berks History Center

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Our Mission: The Berks History Center is an educational organization that serves to engage and excite our community by interpreting its unique past to understand the present and inspire the future.

 

 

 

Support the Light the Courthouse Project!

 

 

Museum Hours:

Tuesday – 10:00am – 3:00pm

Wednesday – 10:00am – 3:00pm

Thursday – 10:00am – 3:00pm

Friday – 10:00am – 3:00pm

Saturday – 9:00am – 3:00pm

 

 

 

Announcing the 2016 William and Elizabeth Hiester Manuscript Competition.  Click here for more information.

 

 

The Henry Janssen Library

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Attention Researchers:

 

The HJL does not accept research requests by email or over the phone.  

We do not accept new researchers after 3:30pm.

 

 

 

 

Library Hours:

Tuesday – Closed

Wednesday – 8:00am – 5:00pm

Thursday – 8:00am – 5:00pm

Friday – 8:00am – 5:00pm

Saturday – 8:00am – 4:00pm

 

 

HJL Book Club Upcoming Books: