Return your BPL materials in our exterior book drop when the branch is closed.
To see available spaces, review BPL’s meeting room policy, and request a reservation, visit our room reservation website.
Wi-Fi signal that can reach up to 300 feet outside the library, available 24/7; learn more about Bklyn Reach.
Offering outdoor seating, browsing, programs and more—weather permitting. Learn more about BPL Outdoors.
- Cooling Center
Teen Tech Center
Interactive learning space featuring workstations, tech equipment, and collaboration areas.
Bay Ridge Library is one of BPL’s busiest branches, ranking in the top 10 for annual visitors, circulation and program attendance. The branch has served a large and diverse population since its opening in 1960. Today, Bay Ridge provides programs and collections for a neighborhood that includes speakers of Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Chinese, Greek and Korean.
Friends of Bay Ridge Library
Friends of Bay Ridge Library is a group of organized volunteers who help our neighborhood library through advocacy, fundraising and promotion. If you are interested in becoming a Friend of Bay Ridge Library, ask a staff member for details or email [email protected] for more information.
Bay Ridge Library Events
- NYC Novels
- Diverse Children's Books