The Berkeley Public Library
has a new look and a new Web address at:
What are your health coverage options under the Affordable Care Act?
Get the facts on December 11, 6-8 p.m.
Jose Espinoza (Campaign for Better Health Care) will provide up-to-date information and answer your questions regarding the Affordable Care Act.
Self-service scanning, faxing, and wireless printing is here!
Wireless Printing at BPL allows you to print from your home computer, laptop or mobile device. Self-service scanning, faxing and printing is also available at the Library. Stop by and check it out!
Explore Ancestry Library Edition (library use only) to access birth, marriage, and death records; immigration records; Census records; military records; vital and church records; and court, land, and probate records. Watch the Ancestry Library Edition Two Minute Video.
Browse the latest bestsellers and more at Books & Authors or Book Page.
Download e-Books and Audio Books
Research and Information Tools
Find articles, primary sources, etc. Click on an icon, then enter your Berkeley Public Library card number.
Provides up-to-date information on today’s hottest social issues, from offshore drilling to climate change, health care to immigration. It includes pro/con viewpoint essays, periodical articles, primary sources, images and podcasts.
Moves chronologically over 5,000 years from antiquity to the present; provides access to articles, primary sources, historical maps and atlases, and video and audio selections.
Note: If you are accessing these websites from outside the library, you will be prompted to enter your Berkeley library card number to begin searching.