Library Opening Plan – Safety for Staff and Patrons is the #1 Priority
Libraries across the State of Connecticut and across the nation are developing plans to reopen their libraries in terms of STAGES, not dates due to the changing nature of public health and medical realities of the pandemic and in keeping with guidance and mandates from local, state and federal governance. This plan will be revised as new information about the coronavirus is known, and as local, state and federal guidelines change.
The Bridgeport Public Library Board of Directors is accepting applications for board membership.
Any registered voter of the city Bridgeport, who has a high level of familiarity with the city’s library system, may apply. Read More…
For reference and information questions please use the Ask us first! email form
A safe, easy, and quick way to respond is via telephone, toll free. The number for English speakers is 844-330-2020, and there are additional phone numbers for more than a dozen other languages. Census answers will be taken by real people who have taken oaths of confidentiality, not by a computer or voice mail system. Find more detail and additional phone numbers at: https://2020census.gov/en/ways-to-respond/responding-by-phone.html
To see the form and the questions that will be asked, go to: https://2020census.gov/en/about-questions.html
All Bridgeport Public Library locations are temporarily closed and normal services suspended until further notice. Please do not return any items as we do not have the staff to monitor our book drops. No fines will be charged on any currently checked out items.
Thank you and stay safe.
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.