On The Blog
  • Prime Time Family Reading Time Spreads Joy of Reading at BPL
    Sharing the importanc
    The Birmingham Public Library is a proud participant of Prime Time Family Reading Time, a six-week program held at public libraries across the country that encourages reading, discussion, and storytelling as a family.
  • West End Branch Library Intern Tamika Green Talks about Her Involvement with Inclusive Internship Initiative
    L-R: West End Library branch manager Maya Jones and Tamika Green
    2018 Parker High School graduate Tamika Green gained a better perspective of the important role libraries play in Birmingham this summer. In June she was selected to participate in
  • Book Review: The Last Lion: Visions of Glory
    by David Blake, Fiction Department, Central Library
    The Last Lion: Visions of Glory (1874-1932)
    William Manchester
    Counted by Time magazine as one of the one hundred great books of the twentieth century, The Last Lion: Visions of Glory&nb
  • Steps to Starting Your Business Seminar Scheduled for August 21 at Central Library
    What: Steps to Starting Your Business
    When: Tuesday, August 21 (3rd Tuesday of each month, July-October 2018)
    Time: 12:00-1:00 p.m.
    Where: Central Library, Linn-Henley Research Library, Arrington Auditorium, 4th floor
    The Birming
  • Smithfield Branch Library Helping Students Prepare for ACT with Learning Express Library Sessions
    With Birmingham area public schools back in session, the Birmingham Public Library is offering resources available to help students desiring to go to college prepare for the ACT, or American College Test.
    The Smithfield Branch Library is offering
  • Crafting Is a Good Thing
    by Selina Johnson, Wylam Branch Library
    Relaxing and crafting at the Wylam Library
    The month of August begins the start of a new school year for most students. They are now tasked with getting back into school routines that will allow them to
  • The Diversity of Podcasts
    by Jenn Seiler-Patrick, Five Points West Regional Branch Library
    I’m a podcast fanatic and am always searching for a new one to binge listen to. If you’re into listening to audiobooks, storytelling, or the radio, podcasts might be the thing for y
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