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Alone With You In the Ether

Alone With You In the Ether

Olivie Blake
Galatea

Galatea

Madeline Miller
The World We Make

The World We Make

N. K. Jemisin
The Passenger

The Passenger

Cormac McCarthy
A World of Curiosities

A World of Curiosities

Louise Penny
Triple Cross

Triple Cross

James Patterson
The Light We Carry

The Light We Carry

Michelle Obama
Fatty Fatty Boom Boom

Fatty Fatty Boom Boom

Rabia Chaudry
Inciting Joy

Inciting Joy

Ross Gay
Better Homes and Gardens New Cook Book

Better Homes and Gardens New Cook Book

Better Homes and Gardens
The Island of Extraordinary Captives

The Island of Extraordinary Captives

Simon Parkin
Novelist As A Vocation

Novelist As A Vocation

Haruki Murakami
Breaking

Breaking

Nope

Nope

Honk For Jesus. Save Your Soul

Honk For Jesus. Save Your Soul

Three Thousand Years of Longing

Three Thousand Years of Longing

Everything Everywhere All at Once

Everything Everywhere All at Once

Thor. Love and Thunder

Thor. Love and Thunder

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Marina Interlibrary Loan


Search and submit requests public libraries across Maryland for books, articles, and other materials, including audio/visual formats, musical scores, and microfilm.

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STEAM to GO Kits


Kids can get hands-on and learn about science, technology, engineering, arts, and math from home with STEAM to GO kits.

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Teen Library of Things


Get creative and learn new skills without the price tag! Use your library card to check out equipment from coding robots to sewing machines with the Pratt Library of Things collection.

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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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OverDrive & Libby


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

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Kanopy


Your Pratt Library card gives you access to a large, curated catalog of educational, entertaining, and enriching films for adults, teens, and kids.

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Hoopla Digital


Use your Pratt Library card to borrow free movies, music, eBooks, comics, and TV shows with Hoopla.

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PressReader


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

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free TO BMORE PODCAST Newest Episode — November 2022

West Baltimore Reimagined

Baltimore artists and arts organizations use their talents to positively impact their communities and the world. Today on the Free To Bmore Podcast we talk to members of the West Baltimore Re-Imagining and Redevelopment Project to explore its pioneering approach to economic development and how culture and the arts are playing a significant role.

Live From the Pratt

Listen to authors, speakers, and musicians with the Live From The Pratt podcast.

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Government Documents

Browse a collection of documents from all State agencies covering subjects of interest to consumers and researchers alike.

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Digital Maryland Collections

Digital Maryland provides free online access to digital versions of rare and unique materials, including historical maps, photographs, reports, books, manuscripts, artwork, and other media. Explore digital collections from libraries, museums, archives, and other institutions throughout Maryland.

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