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Online Library Cards and Quick Pick Up Option

Due to the Omicron variant there has been a serious uptick in the number of people testing positive for COVID-19. Consequently, the BPL is reinstituting Quick Pick Up for any Bridgeport patron who would prefer a contactless method for selecting and borrowing materials.

Need an online Library Card: click here

Step 1: How to Request and Schedule Pick Up of Library Materials

Step 2: Library staff will call you once your holds are filled to schedule a pick-up time. If you cannot be reached by phone, we will leave a message to contact us or we will send you an email to contact us. 

Step 3: Arrive at the library on time for your appointment.

Guidelines for Picking Up Library Materials

  • Face masks must be worn at all times when picking up library materials
  • Maintain social distance staying at least 6 feet (about 2 arms’ length) from other people.

Quick Pick Up at selected Bridgeport Library locations

  • Quick Pick Up will be available Monday – Saturday by appointment at all Bridgeport Public Library locations.
  • Each adult and young adult Bridgeport patron can request up to 5 items at a time; Bridgeport children can request up to 10 items at a time. Books, DVDs, Magazines CDs and Audiobooks may be requested.
  • Requests will be kept for five (5) days if not picked up as scheduled.
  • Please use the library book drop to return your materials. Returns will not be accepted at the pick-up table.
  • No donations are being accepted at this time.

.Detailed info

Step 1: You can place holds in the following ways:

Step 2: Library staff will call you once your holds are filled to schedule a pick-up time. If you cannot be reached by phone, we will leave a message to contact us or we will send you an email to contact us.

Step 3: Arrive at the library on time for your appointment.

Guidelines for Picking Up Library Materials

  • Face masks must be worn at all times when picking up library materials
  • Maintain social distance staying at least 6 feet (about 2 arms’ length) from other people.

Call or email your local Bridgeport Library location for more information.