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BCPL Director, Paula Miller.

Director's Message

Baltimore County Public Library Director Paula Miller discusses the exciting changes from the past year and what’s in store for the future.

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BC Reads

An inaugural, month-long event series, intended to encourage community-wide conversation and connection through reading and the arts.

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Services to Veterans

BCPL hosted writing workshops and a series of book discussions to promote an understanding of the experiences of current and former service members.


At a Glance

Fiscal Year 2016 was a transformative one for BCPL. Baltimore County’s more than 820,000 residents made full use of our traditional and new services during 10.4 million visits to our 19 branches, four bookmobiles and virtual branch.

9.7 million library visitors, 1 million public computer and wifi sessons, 11.2 million items borrowed.