Boston Public Library

What Can Be Checked Out

Borrowing and Circulating Information

Central Library

Fiction books: Children's, Teen and Adult
Non-fiction books: Children's, Teen and Adult
Music Cassettes
Music CDs
Videos and DVDs
Books on audio-tape and CD
Literacy material

 
 

Research Library (McKim Building)

 

The Research Library does not circulate (check out) any material for use outside of the building.

 
 

Neighborhood Branches

 

Neighborhood branch collections vary. If a location does not have the material you are looking for, please see a librarian for assistance in requesting them, or use the online catalog to place items on reserve.

Fiction books: Children's, Teen and Adult
Non-fiction books: Children's, Teen and Adult
Music Cassettes
Music CDs
Videos and DVDs
Books on audio-tape
Literacy material
Magazines