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Announcement All Pratt buildings are currently closed because of COVID-19, however remote and contact free services are available.

Location Closure Library services at the Southeast Anchor Library will be unavailable from Monday, October 26 through Tuesday, November 3 for early voting and the general election. It is the only Pratt location being used as a Baltimore city polling location.

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Her Last Flight

Beatriz Williams
Squeeze Me

Squeeze Me

Carl Hiaasen
Hidden Valley Road

Hidden Valley Road

Robert Kolker
Thank You For Voting

Thank You For Voting

Erin Geiger Smith
The Book of Rosy

The Book of Rosy

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The Golden Thirteen

The Golden Thirteen

Dan C. Goldberg
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Rage

Bob Woodward
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Countdown 1945

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Yellowstone. Season 2

What We Do In the Shadows. the Complete First Season

What We Do In the Shadows. the Complete First Season

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Killing Eve. Season Two

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The Twilight Zone. Season One

Doom Patrol. the Complete First Season

Doom Patrol. the Complete First Season

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The Invisible Man

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free TO BMORE PODCAST Newest Episode — October 2020

D. Watkins

It’s Season 3 of One Book Baltimore and this year’s writer is Baltimore’s own D. Watkins. The Free to Bmore podcast goes one-on-one with the New York Times best-selling author to discuss the Black Lives Matter movement, his book We Speak for Ourselves, and the impact he hopes to have on the next generation.

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Sidewalk Service

We are pleased to offer Sidewalk Service, a contact-free way to check out and pick-up books and other materials from select Pratt Library locations. Simply place a hold and schedule a contact-free pickup!…

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Drive-In Wi-Fi

We are proud to provide free Wi-Fi outside of select Pratt Library branch buildings.

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Pratt Digital Library

Use your Pratt Library card to find eBooks, eMagazines, eAudiobooks, movies, and more for your PC, smartphone, tablet or other compatible devices.

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Black Lives Matter

We stand with our community in the fight against systemic racism. Explore recommended reading and activities about diversity, equity, and inclusion.

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2020 Voting Guide

Learn about Baltimore voting procedures during COVID-19, and resources to become an informed voter in Maryland.

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