About the Yocum Library

The Yocum Library of Reading Area Community College overlooks the Schuylkill River in Reading, Pennsylvania. The library is open seven days per week including Monday through Thursday evenings. The library collection includes approximately 75,000 books, magazines, films, music CDs, maps, prints and posters. In addition, the library subscribes to many online databases providing thousands of e-books, magazines, journals, newspapers, music recordings, and primary research materials. The Yocum Library participates in the Berks County Public Libraries Consortium whose members share a common catalog and library card plus provide access to their collections that total over a half-million items. Information about The Yocum Library resources and services is published daily on Facebook, Twitter, and The Yocum Library Blog.