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Holiday Closing All Pratt Library locations will be closed Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day.

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Young Children

Ages 0—5 Spark imagination with books, programs, and games.
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Kids

Ages 6—12 Make crafts, get homework help, and browse books.
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Teens

Ages 12—18 Learn how to write poetry, game with friends, and find books.
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Adults

Find career assistance, fitness classes, and research resources.
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Book of Night

Book of Night

Holly Black
Book Lovers

Book Lovers

Emily Henry
This Time Tomorrow

This Time Tomorrow

Emma Straub
The Lioness

The Lioness

Chris Bohjalian
Mother Country

Mother Country

Jacinda Townsend
By the Book

By the Book

Jasmine Guillory
Black Boy Smile

Black Boy Smile

D. Watkins
Happy-Go-Lucky

Happy-Go-Lucky

David Sedaris
Nasty, Brutish, and Short

Nasty, Brutish, and Short

Scott Hershovitz
Dignity For Deeply Forgetful People

Dignity For Deeply Forgetful People

Stephen G./ Angelica Post
The High Sierra

The High Sierra

Kim Stanley Robinson
Finding Me

Finding Me

Viola Davis
The Great Season 2

The Great Season 2

Spiritwalker

Spiritwalker

Servants

Servants

I Was A Simple Man

I Was A Simple Man

Rez Metal

Rez Metal

Lioness

Lioness

An Eternal Lei

An Eternal Lei

Naomi Hirahara
Homicide and Halo-Halo

Homicide and Halo-Halo

Mia P. Manansala
The Swimmers

The Swimmers

Julie Otsuka
Another Appalachia

Another Appalachia

Neema Avashia
We Were Dreamers

We Were Dreamers

Simu Liu
Time Is A Mother

Time Is A Mother

Ocean Vuong
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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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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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Downloads & Streaming Media

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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 — May 2022

Healing Youth Alliance

Teenagers, Sydney Johnson and Jima Chester join the Free to Bmore Podcast to share the work they are doing to break the cycle of generational trauma for the future of Baltimore.

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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“I have been using the digital resources frequently and think they are great! I love Libby, Hoopla, and Kanopy.”

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“I love using the library for eBooks!”

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“Pratt is the lifeline to books, movies, and connections for our family. The accessibility makes it an unparalleled resource.”

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“Books are great. I've been interacting virtually and the eBooks and audiobooks selection is appreciated.”

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