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Location Closure The Reisterstown Road branch is closed for building repairs through mid-November. The Forest Park Branch is closed for renovations. The Washington Village Branch is closed until further notice for facility maintenance.


Closed now; Opening @ 10:00 AM

4420 Loch Raven Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21218

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Parking & Public Transit


Free parking lot available along the side of the building.


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For more public transportation information, visit the Maryland Transit Administration.

Day Opens   Closes
Monday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM 5:30 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM 5:30 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
Holiday Closing Schedule

Holidays & Early Closings

All Pratt Library locations will be closed on the following days:

Christmas Eve Saturday, December 24, 2022
Christmas Day (Observed) Monday, December 26, 2022
New Year's Eve Saturday, December 31, 2022
New Year's Day (Observed) Monday, January 2, 2023
Martin Luther King Day Monday, January 16, 2023
Presidents’ Day Monday, February 20, 2023
Good Friday Friday, April 7, 2023
Staff Training Day Tuesday, April 11, 2023
Memorial Day Monday, May 29, 2023
Juneteenth Monday, June 19, 2023
Independence Day Tuesday, July 4, 2023
Labor Day Monday, September 4, 2023
Indigenous Peoples’ Day Monday, October 9, 2023
Veteran's Day (Observed) Friday, November 10, 2023
Thanksgiving Eve Wednesday, November 22, 2023 : closing at 5:00 PM
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 23, 2023
Christmas Day Monday, December 25, 2023
Northwood Branch
Northwood - staff at Check Out desk, and Library Cards sign
Northwood room view with people using computers, and bookshelves
Northwood Children's section wide room view
Northwood meeting room

Located at the intersection of Loch Raven Boulevard and Cold Spring Lane, the Northwood Branch serves the Northeast Baltimore communities, including Hillen, Original Northwood, New Northwood, Ednor Gardens, Montebello, and Morgan State University.

Located at 4420 Loch Raven Boulevard, the Northwood branch was dedicated on April 20, 1960. Read more Pratt location history.

Upcoming Events

Baby & Toddler Storytime Monday – Oct 2 10:30 AM
Baby & Toddler Storytime Northwood Program Details
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Gaming Mondays Monday – Oct 2 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Gaming Mondays Northwood Program Details
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Gmail Basics Tuesday – Oct 3 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Gmail Basics Northwood Program Details
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Northwood Al-Anon Support Group Tuesday – Oct 3 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Northwood Al-Anon Support Group Northwood Program Details
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Introduction to Google Workspace Wednesday – Oct 4 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Introduction to Google Workspace Northwood Program Details
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Features & Services

  1. Sidewalk Service
  2. Outdoor Wi-Fi
  3. ADA accessible
  4. Free Wi-Fi
  5. Computers for public use
  6. Self check-out
  7. Photocopier and printing services
  8. Children and Teen sections
  9. Job and Career assistance
  10. Events and programs for all ages
Community & Meeting Rooms

Reserve a room at the Northwood Branch for your next meeting or community event.

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Outdoor Wi-Fi Available  Free Wi-Fi zone is expanded outside the building
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“Staff always willing to search for titles I'm interested in.”

Joyce J.