About The Library


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Rules of Conduct

Please follow the basic rules of courtesy and responsibility during your library visit. more

Borrowing Library Materials

An Enoch Pratt Free Library cardholder may borrow books, audiocassettes, compact discs, educational videos/DVDs, recordings, pamphlets and pictures in the library's collection. more

Internet Use

Access to the Internet is available free of charge to all Library customers. more

Gifts to the Library

The library accepts donations of materials following guidelines set forth in the Gift Policy. more

Materials Selection

How Baltimore Chooses: The Selection Policies of the Enoch Pratt Free Library is the framework that guides the development of the library's collections. more

Meeting Rooms

At the discretion of the Library during normal operating hours, the Library Management will make available its unscheduled meeting room time slots for public gatherings. more

Photography and Filming Policy

Any person filming or photographing on library property will have sole responsibility to obtain necessary releases and permission from persons being filmed or photographed. more

Privacy Policy

The Library is committed to protecting the privacy of our customers, donors and other contacts. more

Social Media Policy

The Enoch Pratt Free Library social media sites serve as “limited public forums.” more

Unattended Children

Parents, guardians, and/or caregivers are responsible for the safety and behavior of children in the Library. more