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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.


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The Searcher

The Searcher

Tana French
Leave the World Behind

Leave the World Behind

Rumaan Alam
Power Trip. 2

Power Trip. 2

Treasure Malian
The Lying Life of Adults

The Lying Life of Adults

Elena Ferrante
His Final Deal

His Final Deal

Theresa A. Campbell
Wrath

Wrath

Victoria Christopher Murray
When Women Pray

When Women Pray

T. D. Jakes
Sql In Easy Steps

Sql In Easy Steps

Mike McGrath
Standoff

Standoff

Jamie Thompson
The Best of Me

The Best of Me

David Sedaris
The Dead Are Arising

The Dead Are Arising

Les Payne
Answers In the Form of Questions

Answers In the Form of Questions

Claire McNear
Watchmen

Watchmen

Doctor Who. the Complete Twelfth Series

Doctor Who. the Complete Twelfth Series

What We Do In the Shadows. the Complete First Season

What We Do In the Shadows. the Complete First Season

The Twilight Zone. Season One

The Twilight Zone. Season One

Doom Patrol. the Complete First Season

Doom Patrol. the Complete First Season

The Invisible Man

The Invisible Man

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Writers Cribs! author Terry McMillan and book, It’s Not All Downhill From Here

Writers LIVE!


Go beyond the book and hear your favorite authors in conversation at Writers LIVE!

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Health & Fitness


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

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CityLit Festival


A virtual celebration of literature featuring poets and writers, with special events in March and a daylong event on March 20.

Upcoming Virtual Programs & Events

TODAY 2:00 PM
Tuesday Tunes: Rhonda Robinson Trio Virtual Event Program Details
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TODAY 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
CityLit Festival & Writers LIVE! present Emily St.… Virtual Event Program Details
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Thursday – Mar 4 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Writers LIVE! Amelia Pang, in conversation with Alec… Virtual Event Program Details
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Monday – Mar 8 6:00 PM
Heroines, Villains and Everything in Between: Maryland… Virtual Event Program Details
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Monday – Mar 8 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Heroines, Villains and Everything in Between: Maryland… Virtual Event Program Details
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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.

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Hoopla


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

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Kanopy


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

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OverDrive

OverDrive


Download popular eBooks, magazines, and audiobooks for adults, teens, and children with OverDrive.

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RBdigital Magazines

RBdigital


Use your Pratt Library card to borrow full-color popular magazines with RBdigital.

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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.

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free TO BMORE PODCAST Newest Episode — February 2021

Sen. Cory McCray & Bill Henry

On this episode of the Free To Bmore Podcast we welcome Maryland State Senator Cory McCray and Baltimore City Comptroller Bill Henry to discuss the current challenges facing our city and their perspectives on how to move forward.

Featured Databases

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Job Coaching


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

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Maryland Newspapers


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

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Online Courses with Udemy


Learn and improve skills across business, tech, design, and other interests with on-demand video courses from Udemy.

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Car & Truck Maintenance & Repair


Get reliable, money-saving help with auto repairs, diagnostic information, and ASE test prep materials through Chilton Library.

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Featured Services

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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 the Pratt Library.

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Remote Printing


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

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Live Chat with a Librarian


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

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Earn Your Diploma Online


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

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