Summer reading Kick Off May 20 from 5-7

Have you used

Have you used lately???? Here is some exciting news! is merging into its parent company LinkedIn to become LinkedIn Learning. The library version will become LinkedIn Learning for Library during the first week in May.  With LinkedIn Learning, you will receive more personalized recommendations for content, suggesting courses and learning paths […]

Spring Book Sale

Mark your calendars for our Spring Sidewalk Book Sale on May 3,4,6 & 7 from 10-??? Plenty of gently used books in all genres, including our children’s books! Come stock up on your beach/poolside reads for the season and support YOUR local library in the process. In case of inclement weather, sale will be held […]

Wi-Fi Improvements on 4-22-21

New Wi-Fi boosters have been installed on April 22, 2021. These new boosters will allow patrons better access to our wi-fi from anywhere inside the  library and will greatly improve connections outside the building property, in the parking lot and the surrounding streets. This project was made possible with CARES Act funds. We encourage patrons […]

BPL Participates in Free COVID Test Distribution

Bradford Public Library will be a distribution site for FREE Covid at-home test kits starting Monday, March 29, 2021. These test kits have been purchased by the state of Ohio and sent to libraries across the state willing to participate. Tests are taken in your home under the supervision of an e-med proctor. An internet accessible device […]


Spring is in the air….time for a fresh beginning….. Bradford Public Library is excited to announce that we will be going Fine Free for the remainder of 2021. We want to say Thank you for your support through this difficult year! Starting today, patrons will not be charged overdue fines on material that is returned, […]

Updates Fall 2020

Bradford Public Library  continues to serve the community in these challenging times. The most recent orders from the governor state that “all persons wear facial coverings in or on retail premises in the state of Ohio as set forth in the order.” The  Department of Health has deemed our libraries a s a retail establishment […]

Story Hour Information

  Join Miss Candice Tuesday mornings from 11:00-noon on Facebook  as she presents stories, songs, crafts and activities to get your preschooler ready for kindergarten! Supply list is posted on our Facebook page! Please let us know you are watching by commenting during the presentation! See you soon!

Foyer Pick Up Still Available

    This service is still available for any patron not comfortable coming into the library! Foyer pick up is now available! Patrons will still need to call us at 937-448-2612 to place an order or you may order online from our webpage at Items will be available for foyer pick up or curbside delivery the […]

Digital access for patrons

Here are some links to  help you access our digital sites, databases, and material during the next month! Digital downloads with your library card: Over 150,000 books, audiobooks and videos for free! Tabletwise; Free online learning in a variety of topics! Free online learning: A to Z the world: Travel the world, learn cultures, history […]