Boston Public Library Recognizes Ibram X. Kendi and Bank of America for their Contributions to Advancing Equity

The Boston Public Library (BPL) awarded the Bates Medal to Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, Director and Founder of the Boston University Center for Antiracist Research, and Bank of America, with Mr. Miceal Chamberlain, Managing Director and Massachusetts President of Bank of America, accepting, at a ceremony at the Central Library in Copley Square.   
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Boston Public Library Celebrates Native American Heritage Month with “Native Lives, Native Stories” Booklist & Special Events

The Boston Public Library honors National Native American Heritage Month by releasing the “Native Lives, Native Stories” booklist. National Native American Heritage Month, celebrated throughout November, is a time to acknowledge the cultures and traditions of Native Americans, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and American Samoans. The BPL will also observe Native American Heritage Month with special events across branches, and by highlighting important items in the BPL collections.
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Boston Public Library Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month with Booklist and Special Programs

To mark the achievements and influence of Hispanic and Latinx Americans, the Boston Public Library is releasing Latinx Life, a booklist of current titles focusing on the cultures, histories, and diversity of the American Latinx community and the Hispanic experience.
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ACLU, Boston Public Library launch voter education series on sheriffs, district attorneys

The ACLU of Massachusetts and the Boston Public Library today launched a series of public education events to inform voters about the roles of sheriffs and district attorneys, the life-changing decisions these elected officials make, and how voters can move them to make communities safer and more just for all.
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Long-Term Device Lending Program Offers Free Wi-Fi Routers and Chromebooks to Boston Public Library Patrons in Boston

Boston Public Library President David Leonard and Mayor Michelle Wu today announced the city-wide offering of over 2,000 home Wi-Fi routers and Chromebooks available through the Boston Public Library’s Long-Term Device Lending Program.
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