Library News

BPL Board Member Sought

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…


BPL Internet Survey Completed

Thanks to everyone for taking our online survey. Your input will help us continue building a 1st class library serving the entire community.

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Including Shortfall to Expected Full Funding (per Library Referendum vote) @ 1.3 mills

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Download eBooks and Audiobooks

Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more – anywhere, anytime through Overdrive  and RBdigital. 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

Pronunciator is a fun and free way to learn any of 140 languages with Personalized Courses, movies, music, and more.

New Arrivals

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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.

Library Card Application: pdf / doc
Aplicación en Español: pdf / doc
Carte D’Application: pdf / doc
Aplikasyon pou Kat: pdf / doc

Print at BPL

BPL Mobile Printing for your laptop, PC, and mobile devices:
Burroughs-Saden Printer
North Branch Printer