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Ages 0—5 Spark imagination with books, programs, and games.
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Ages 6—12 Make crafts, get homework help, and browse books.
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Ages 12—18 Learn how to write poetry, game with friends, and find books.
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The Four Winds

The Four Winds

Kristin Hannah
Before She Disappeared

Before She Disappeared

Lisa Gardner
The Game Never Ends

The Game Never Ends

Zaire Crown
Black Buck

Black Buck

Mateo Askaripour
How To Raise an Elephant

How To Raise an Elephant

Alexander McCall Smith
A Spy In the Struggle

A Spy In the Struggle

Aya De Leaon
Four Hundred Souls

Four Hundred Souls

Building A Life Worth Living: A Memoir

Building A Life Worth Living: A Memoir

Marsha Linehan
Do Right By Me

Do Right By Me

Valerie I. Harrison
Know Yourself, Know Your Money

Know Yourself, Know Your Money

Rachel Cruze
American Daughter

American Daughter

Stephanie Thornton Plymale
Tangled Up In Blue

Tangled Up In Blue

Rosa Brooks
Tenet

Tenet

Honest Thief

Honest Thief

John Lewis: Good Trouble

John Lewis: Good Trouble

Love and Monsters

Love and Monsters

Minding the Gap

Minding the Gap

Watchmen

Watchmen

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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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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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Computer & Internet Devices


With a Pratt Library card, you can borrow computer and internet devices like Chromebooks, tablets, and mobile hotspots to get online from the comfort of your home.

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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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Hoopla Digital


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

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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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RBdigital Magazines

RBdigital


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

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OverDrive

OverDrive


Download popular eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines for all ages with OverDrive.

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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.

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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