Library News

Explore Earth: Our Changing Planet – Grand Opening

Join us for the grand opening of Explore Earth: Our Changing Planet exhibition, which Bridgeport Public Library is hosting from March 21st to May 18th, 2018.

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Sheri Miller in Concert

Join Sheri Miller in celebrating Women’s History Month with a wide range of original and popular classics, including songs by Patsy Cline, Diana Ross, Lady Gaga and others 2:00 pm Saturday, March 31st at the Burroughs – Saden Library in Downtown Bridgeport.

Free Refreshments will be served and CD’s will be available for purchase.

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City Librarian Position

Be part of a thriving, multicultural City as the next City Librarian of the Bridgeport Public Library.

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Free Tax Help Area Locations

Trained volunteers at Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites offer free tax filing assistance from mid-January to April 18th. Dates and times vary by site. Tax assistance is for people with annual income at or below $54,000, regardless of household size.

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Download eBooks and Audiobooks

Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more – anywhere, anytime through Overdrive  and OneClickDigital. All you need is a library card.

Download Magazines

RBdigital, the world’s largest newstand. Instantly browse the latest issues of your favorite magazines.

Download Music

Freegal, free downloadable music from Sony. Use your library card to download up to five songs a week and stream up to 3 hours of music a day!

Learn a Language Online

Mango Languages prepares learners for realistic conversations and strengthens everyday communication skills in over 70 world languages, including English.

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Online Library Card Application

Just print out an application.  Fill it out and bring it to the library with proper ID’s (ID info is on each application.) and at no cost become a member of the BPL.

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Print at BPL

BPL Mobile Printing for your laptop, PC, and mobile devices:
Burroughs-Saden Printer
North Branch Printer
Old Mill Green Printer
Black Rock Printer
Newfield Printer