501 E. Lincoln Highway, Coatesville PA 19320
Phone:  610-384-4115  Fax: 610-384-7551
CAPL is a regional library serving the municipalities of the City of Coatesville, Caln, East Fallowfield, South Coatesville, Valley, and West Bradford.


For COVID-19 updates please visit the Chester County Health Department's website


or the State of Pennsylvania Health Department's website



 The Chester County Libraries have created a new blog to keep in touch with the community and pass on information we think you will find useful.  It can be found here:

Stay Connected with Chescolibraries


CAPL: Where Place and Possibility Meet 


We have CASH Yearbooks for sale, for many years from 1972 - 1994!  Click here for more information!


Longwood Gardens Passes are  AVAILABLE AGAIN!

The Gardens has new visiting guidelines, that can be found here:



Story time with Miss Pattie and Miss Shannon.

Every Friday, 10:30 - 11:30!


CAPL Book Club

February's selection is Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty.  We will be discussing the book on Monday, February 14th at noon in our meeting room.  

More information can be found here: https://ccls.libcal.com/event/8788551


Are you looking for a rewarding volunteer experience?

The Coatesville Area Public Library is looking for additional individuals to instruct patrons one-on-one in the basics of using computers and the Internet.

Fluency in the use of computers, laptops, smartphones, standard office productivity software, e-mail, the Web, and social networking tools is required, as are strong communication and interpersonal skills, friendliness, patience, and approachability. If interested, or for more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.