Boston Public Library eCard

Do you have a Boston Public Library eCard? Use the link below to get one, it’s free to any Massachusetts Resident.

In addition to a larger selection of ebooks and e-audiobooks, you can use Hoopla for music and movies, and Kanopy for movies, as well as PressReader for newspapers.

Library services available now

A friendly reminder that although the library is not open, we have e-books, e-audiobooks and some videos available at For the time being you can log on with a mobile number but there is more content if you log on with your library card number. If you need help with that, or assistance with researching government phone numbers or other similar help, a library staffer is available by phone today, March 24th until 4:30 and going forward Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 to 4:30 at 413-967-5491.

No Returns in Dropbox

Please do NOT return library materials in our dropbox. You will not be charged any overdue fees at this time. Thank you.

No Curbside Pickup

Due to recommendations from Health Authorities, we are no longer able to offer curbside pickup. We will continue to update as more information becomes available.