Get a Boston Public Library eCard

  • If you are a Massachusetts resident and don't already have a Boston Public Library card, you can register for one online.

    Register for a Boston Public Library (BPL) eCard in 2 easy steps.

    1. Go to eCard Registration on the BPL website.

      a. Fill out the form with your Massachusetts address and email.

      b. When it asks for a PIN number, select a 4-digit number that is easy to remember (i.e. last 4 digits of your phone number.)

    2. You will receive an email with a eCard number. Save this number along with your 4-digit PIN in a Google Doc titled BPL card number.

    You are ready to search for resources.

    See Common Questions about Library Cards for additional information.

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