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Welcome! The library is a great way to connect to your new community. All library services, programs, and resources are FREE. 

Make the Most of Your Library Membership

It all starts with your library card. Our Become a BPL Member page tells you how to get your library card. You can use your library card number to borrow, download, or stream a wide variety of items, including books, movies, music, magazines, newspapers, and popular technology.

Books & Online Resources

Programs & Services

Enjoy the Library with Your Children

  • Use your library card to borrow books and book kits to help your children read and do homework.
  • Borrow DVDs and music CDs.
  • Register your kids for our free programs, including coding, science, and book clubs.
  • Join a summer reading program every summer, where kids can read books and earn prizes.
  • Check out our PARENTS and RESOURCES sections on the library website for online resources, especially for kids, such as resources that help with homework and school projects.