Category Archives: Library News

September 2020 Library News and Events

September 2020 Library News & Events All programs are free of charge unless noted otherwise. Learn more at friendsofroslindalelibrary.org. Computer Access at the BPL Mayor Walsh and the Boston Public Library announced last week that two new initiatives designed to help bridge the digital equity gap in the City of Boston. Read More

August 2020 Library News and Events

August 2020 Library News & Events All programs are free of charge unless noted otherwise. Learn more at friendsofroslindalelibrary.org. BPL To Go The BPL is offering limited pickup services for physical library materials at most branches which can be put on hold. Library cardholders — including e-card holders — will Read More

Exit Interview: Rebecca Manos

Exit Interview: Rebecca Manos After 25 years of service for the Boston Public Library, Roslindale branch head librarian Rebecca Manos retired on July 31.  However, she didn’t start out her career as a librarian. Growing up in Falmouth Becky didn’t know what she wanted to do for a career.  She Read More

“BPL To Go” Launches June 22!

“BPL To Go” Launches June 22! Access to physical materials returns to BPL locations;  new “takeout” processes in place ensure safe pick-up Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced yesterday that as of June 22, patrons will be able to pick up physical items such as books, DVDs, and CDs from select Boston Read More