Return library materials
Return your BPL library materials during open hours.
Place a hold online and BPL will contact you when your materials are ready for pickup. Learn how to use holds here.
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.
Through a partnership with Zipcar, Brooklyn Public Library offers Zipcars at this neighborhood library branch; learn more here.
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.
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