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After-hours book returns are now available at most locations. Learn more about the services currently available at our locations, including BPL To Go Holds Pickup.
After-hours book returns are now available at most locations. Learn more about the services currently available at our locations, including BPL To Go Holds Pickup.

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Dr. Esther Choo — Racism as a Public Health Crisis

Mar 9th | 6:00pm - 7:30pm Online event
Using her expertise in public health, Dr. Choo highlights the challenges to health equity in the 21st century.
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BPL Card Catalog For Manuscripts Is Now Online

The Rare Books and Manuscripts Department is happy to announce that we have digitized the entire manuscript card catalog.

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World Wildlife Day: 17 Field Guides for Our Region

March 3 is UN World Wildlife Day. Check out these books to learn how to identify & appreciate the wildlife & natural habitats of our region.

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Stories about robots, college life, adoption, superheroes, queer life, nuns, giant boyfriends, vagrants, a gang of tenacious cats, and more!

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Career Online High School

Career Online High School (COHS) is an online high school diploma and career certification program funded by the Boston Public Library.

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