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The Boston Public Library was the first large free municipal library in the United States.

Our system includes a central Library, twenty-four branches, a map center, a business library, and a website filled with digital content

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Central Library
700 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
United States
Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Friday through Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday, 1 - 5 p.m.

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Jul 19

Boston Summer Eats Program to Provide Nutritious Meals for Youth at Over 100 Locations

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Love Letter to a Library
Jul 9

'Love Letter to a Library' public art project begins today

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Jul 9

New Funding for South End Library

Mayor's Office
Vivian Spiro with David McCullough at her retirement party.
Jul 3

Associates of the Boston Public Library announces retirement of Board Chair Vivian K. Spiro;...

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