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Hereford Branch of the Baltimore County Public Library


Hereford Branch

16940 York Road 
Hereford, Maryland 21111-1025
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Telephone: 410-887-1919

Fax: 410-329-8203

Email the Hereford Branch at ContactHE@bcpl.net

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Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Sunday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. (Year Round)


Meeting Room:

This branch does not have a meeting room.

Meeting Room reservations for other BCPL branches: 410-887-6109


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About the Hereford Branch


This branch, which opened in 1988, serves the residents of northern Baltimore County.  The full-service Hereford Branch offers a variety of materials, programs and services for all ages.  Technology resources include free wireless internet access, computer workstations featuring Microsoft Office software, and extensive online research databases. 


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Friends of the Hereford Library

Hereford Branch Advocacy Information available here.

Mission Statement:


The Friends of Hereford Library (FOHL), a group of community volunteers, provide supplemental funds for the Hereford Branch of the BCPL.  In addition, we sponsor a monthly Book Discussion, work to promote and support library services and are actively advocating for a permanent, expanded Hereford library facility.  FOHL meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. except July and August: new members are always welcome to attend. 


Contact Person: Laura Pawlak, FOHL President, 410-343-2249 or laura.pawlak@comcast.net


Hereford Book Discussion: Generally meets the first Wednesday of each month at 1:00 p.m.  Public invited!


Last revised: August 20, 2014