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Ages 0—5 Spark imagination with books, programs, and games.
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Ages 12—18 Learn how to write poetry, game with friends, and find books.
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Carrie Soto Is Back

Carrie Soto Is Back

Taylor Jenkins Reid
The Many Daughters of Afong Moy

The Many Daughters of Afong Moy

Jamie Ford
The Last White Man

The Last White Man

Mohsin Hamid
Haven

Haven

Emma Donoghue
Portrait of An Unknown Woman

Portrait of An Unknown Woman

Daniel Silva
The Bodyguard

The Bodyguard

Katherine Center
Scenes From My Life

Scenes From My Life

Michael Kenneth Williams
Pig Beach Bbq Cookbook

Pig Beach Bbq Cookbook

Matt Abdoo
A Place In the World

A Place In the World

Frances Mayes
This Is Ear Hustle

This Is Ear Hustle

Nigel Poor
Path Lit By Lightning

Path Lit By Lightning

David Maraniss
The Mamas

The Mamas

Helena Andrews-Dyer
The Lost City

The Lost City

Everything Everywhere All at Once

Everything Everywhere All at Once

Naomi Season 1

Naomi Season 1

Pam & Tommy

Pam & Tommy

The Wobblies

The Wobblies

Lioness

Lioness

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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 — June 2022

Dr. Tamar Mendelson

As young people face more trauma in Baltimore, health exports are looking for practices to introduce that could impact the future. This episode of the Free to Bmore podcast we talk to Dr. Tamar Mendelson, Director of the Center for Adolescent Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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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