Transportation

Boston Public Library's Central Library and 25 Branch Libraries are located throughout Boston's neighborhoods: Allston, Back Bay, Brighton, Chinatown, Dorchester, East Boston, Jamaica Plain, Mattapan, North End, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, South End, and West Roxbury.

See a list and map of all of our library locations.

Pick up a BPL Passport to track your journey and visit all our locations! You might walk, take a BlueBike, or pick up a free (unloaded) CharlieCard at the Central Library in Copley Square.

Discounted BlueBikes

There are a number of different ways you may be eligible for a discounted Bluebikes membership. Learn more here!

Leventhal Map & Education Center Exhibitions

Getting Around Town: Four Centuries of Mapping Boston

This exhibition features an extraordinary collection of transit maps dating from the seventeenth century to the present.

Map Center Exhibition: Becoming Boston

In the eight cases of this permanent exhibition at the Leventhal Map & Education Center, we follow the changing spatial forms of Boston.

Digital Commonwealth Collections

Subway Construction

View images of subway construction in Boston through the Digital Commonweatlh.

Elevated Railroads

View images of elevated railroads in Boston through the Digital Commonwealth.

Transit Maps Through the Years

View local transit maps of Boston through the years via the Digital Commonwealth.

Catalog Searches

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