Using BPL Website

Looking for our most popular services and information? Here's where to find them.

  • Getting a Library Card & Borrowing Information: For information on how to join the Library and everything you need to know as a cardholder (such as fines and fees, loan periods, how to place and pick-up items being held for you), select SERVICES located in the menu.
  • Books, Reading Lists & More: To browse our entire collection & reading lists curated by our librarians, select CATALOGUE located in the menu.
  • Online Resources: To access a wide range of resources including eBooks, audiobooks, music and movie streaming, reference & learning materials and more, select RESOURCES located in the menu.
  • Events & Programs: To find events, programs, and workshops by location, age group, or date, simply select the PROGRAMS link located in the menu. Once you find that next great event, you can attend on the given date, register, or even join the waitlist if needed.
  • Locations & Hours: For locations and hours, simply select the ABOUT link located on the right hand side followed by selecting the locations & hours section.
  • BPL Guide: Looking for an online edition of the current program guide? Select ABOUT located in the menu.

How to set up your new My BPL account: Step-by-Step instructions with images

Frequently Asked Questions about using the catalogue