Carla's Picks - Under the Udala Trees

Carla's Picks - Under the Udala Trees

Pratt Library CEO Carla Hayden's book recommendations, as seen and heard on WBAL and WYPR.
Central Library

Central Library Renovation

Preserving the past and positioning the Central Library/State Library Resource Center to serve Marylanders in the future.

Annual Book Sale

Amazing deals on thousands of used and new books and media, for sale at the Central Library December 4-6.
Changes to the Website - using a mobile phone and desktop

Website Changes

As a first step in a process to improve the library website, we've made some revisions that you will notice.

Light Street Writers' Exchange

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story…

Introduction to Computers

Learn about computer software and hardware, as well as how to use the mouse and keyboard. Learn about…

Mazel Tales

The Jewish Community Center of Baltimore presents a celebration of the traditions of Chanukah.

Guerrilla Art

Using different mediums, teens make a creative "street art" statement.

Game Play

Challenge your friends to a game of Uno, chess or Baltimore Monopoly.

Poetry Reading

Do you write poetry or just love to read? Come share your favorite poems with others, enjoy the company…

Read Down Your Fines, Earn Pratt Bucks!

Read Down Your Fines

Read Down Fines lets students pay off their fines by practicing their reading skills. No cash needed!
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Ask Us Now! Info Experts 24/7

Live chat with librarians, online anytime you need it. Session transcripts and email followup available.
Free eAudiobooks, eMagazines and Streaming Films

Free Audiobooks, eBooks, eMagazines and Streaming Films

Accessible in all Pratt Library locations, or from home with your library card.