Be All In.
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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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New Brand Launch

Baltimore County Public Library's updated brand identity was unveiled in April 2017, including a new logo, colors and fonts.

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Battle of the Books

This series of book-based competitions aims to improve reading comprehension skills and encourage good sportsmanship.


At a Glance

Fiscal Year 2017 was a year of sharing our vision and the strategic plan within the community to create opportunities for connecting and building partnerships to achieve goals. The power of these connections fostered relationships, provided inspiration for success and brought a synergy that led to a greater collective impact for 800,000 Baltimore County residents and the 10 million visitors to our 19 branches, 4 bookmobiles and the virtual branch.

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