Skip Navigation

Announcement All Pratt locations are open at 50% capacity with COVID-19 safety procedures in place. Learn more.

man reading at home with coffee and laptop

Adults


Find job and career assistance, fitness classes, writing groups and much more at Enoch Pratt Free Library. Enjoy an expansive collection including books, research databases, and streaming media.


Scroll
  1. More Titles
  2. Fiction
  3. Nonfiction
  4. DVDs
Beasts of A Little Land

Beasts of A Little Land

Juhea Kim
The Ballerinas

The Ballerinas

Rachel Kapelke-Dale
Twenty Years Later

Twenty Years Later

Charlie Donlea
Olga Dies Dreaming

Olga Dies Dreaming

Xochitl Gonzalez
If You Love Something (Original)

If You Love Something (Original)

Jayce Ellis
The Winter Guest

The Winter Guest

Pam Jenoff
Call Us What We Carry

Call Us What We Carry

Amanda Gorman
The 1619 Project

The 1619 Project

3 Dimensional.

3 Dimensional.

Dwyane Wade
South To America

South To America

Imani Perry
The Betrayal of Anne Frank

The Betrayal of Anne Frank

Rosemary Sullivan
All About Me

All About Me

Mel Brooks
The Last Duel

The Last Duel

Candyman

Candyman

No Man of God

No Man of God

Snake Eyes

Snake Eyes

Don't Breathe 2

Don't Breathe 2

The Truffle Hunters

The Truffle Hunters

Find Events
Writers Live - Cave Canem poets 2021

Writers LIVE!


Join us for an afternoon of poetry with Cave Canem Poets Mahogany L. Browne and Teri Ellen Cross Davis.

Find Events
running shoe being laced up and vegetables being chopped

Health & Wellness


Explore physical and mental wellness programs including yoga, healthy eating, and mindfulness.

Find Events
job ands career - woman planning with notes and workers in a warehhouse with a digital tablet, hard hat and safety vest

Jobs & Careers


Browse free events and programs to help you build workplace readiness skills and boost your business.

Upcoming Programs & Events

TODAY 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
How We Know What We See (& Hear): How to “Read”… Virtual Event Program Details
Program Details
TOMORROW 2:00 PM
An Afternoon of Poetry: Readings by Cave Canem Poets… Virtual Event Program Details
Program Details
Monday – Dec 6 6:00 PM
Celebrate Kwanzaa Reisterstown Road Program Details
Program Details
Wednesday – Dec 8 2:00 PM
Celebrate Kwanzaa Walbrook Program Details
Program Details
Thursday – Dec 9 1:00 PM
Lunch and Learn: Frederick's "Stories in Stone" Virtual Event Program Details
Program Details

Downloads & Streaming Media

Find eBooks, magazines, audiobooks, movies, and more for your PC, smartphone, tablet, or other compatible devices. Accessible in all Pratt Library locations or from home with your library card.

More Information
Hoopla logo on blue

Hoopla


Borrow, download, and stream free movies, music, eBooks, comics, and TV shows.

More Information
Kanopy logo

Kanopy


A large, curated catalog of educational, entertaining, and enriching films.

More Information
Overdrive and Libby logos

OverDrive


Download popular eBooks, audiobooks, and more for all ages, including digital magazines formerly included in RBdidgital.

More Information
PressReader logo with Baltimore Sun and local Maryland newspapers

PressReader


Download the PressReader app or read online to find current issues of over 7,000 newspapers and magazines, including the Baltimore Sun.

View All
Pratt Library card in hand

Get a Pratt Library Card

Maryland residents can now apply online for an eCard that allows access to all of Enoch Pratt Free Library’s digital resources including eBooks, streaming media, and databases. It’s easier than ever to get a Pratt Library card! We have loosened restrictions to getting a card to access our resources. Anyone who lives or owns property in Maryland is eligible for a free library card.

Get a Library Card
Dr. Lawrence T. Brown
free TO BMORE PODCAST Newest Episode — November 2021

The Black Butterfly

He calls himself a scholar of historical trauma, and in his book The Black Butterfly, Dr. Lawrence Brown lays bare the history of harmful politics in Baltimore and what he thinks should be done to make black neighborhoods matter.

Featured Databases

View Database
Gale Courses database - logo and images of poeple learning Excel and to grammar lessons

Personal & Professional Improvement Classes


Gale Courses includes classes taught by experts on management, computers and technology, hobbies, writing, health, and more.

View Database
Baltimore Sun historic newspaper, digital 1913 page scan

Maryland Newspapers


Search current and historical Maryland newspapers, including over 100 years of the Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Afro-American.

View Database
woman holding her new resume

Job Coaching


JobNow, powered by BrainFuse, is designed to support every step of the job search process.

View Database
Morningstar Investment Research Center logo and financial learning icons

Morningstar Investment Research Center


Research reliable financial information online and find analysis on thousands of stocks, mutual funds, and exchange traded funds.

View All Adult Databases

Featured Services

More Information
Sidewalk Service - staff getting a bag of library materials ready for pickup

Sidewalk Service


We are pleased to offer Sidewalk Service, a contact-free way to check out and pick-up books and other materials from the Pratt Library.

More Information
Live Chat with a Librarian - woman using a phone and laptop

Live Chat with a Librarian


Have a question? Live chat with a Pratt librarian for help finding books and materials, research guidance, and more!

More Information
printer or copier - hand reaching for paper

Remote Printing


Your Pratt Library card now gives you access to a contact-free, remote printing service.

More Information
Earn Your High School Diploma  - Career Online High School graduate and logo

Earn Your Diploma Online


Baltimore city residents can apply to earn their high school diploma entirely online with this scholarship-based program.

View All