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 Due to storm damage, Burton Barr Central Library will be closed until further notice. 
Check here for updates. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. 

It's That Time of Year AgainBack To School
Apples, pencils, notebook paper and homework! We have what you need to get back into the swing of things and help your student master the new school year.
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Attend a ProgramSolar Eclipse
Attend a program near you to learn about and celebrate the upcoming total solar eclipse on Monday, August 21.
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LOL LOL LOLVoices Funny People
This month, we celebrate those that make us laugh. These people help us see the world a little more lightly and get through the day a little more easily.
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Reread a Childhood FavoriteJust Read
Turn your desire to “read more” into a habit. Enjoy reading for leisure and reading for self-education and read more as a family activity. Just read... with us!
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eResource FeatureBooks 24x7
Get access to thousands of technical eBooks, leadership eVideos and more. There’s nothing to check out, download or return because titles are read from your Internet browser. Learn more.
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Be PreparedMonsoon Season
In the desert, storms and flooding can strike quickly and lead to rapidly changing conditions. Learn more to prepare for storms and protect your home, loved ones and personal property by checking out City of Phoenix Updates.
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Coding for KidsCodePHX
Join Phoenix Public Library and City of Phoenix Parks and Recreation in an exciting new project that will introduce tomorrow’s leaders to the fundamentals of computer coding.
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Where Is My Program?BBCL programming
We are working hard to relocate and/or reschedule Burton Barr Central Library programming while the library is closed for restoration. Check out which programs have moved to new locations.
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Learn about DonatingWant to help with a Special Donation
Learn more about supporting Phoenix Public Library in response to the storm damage sustained at Burton Barr Central Library on Saturday, July 15.
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Get the LatestBBCL Restoration
Burton Barr Central Library is closed until further notice for repairs for damage incurred from a monsoon storm. La biblioteca está cerrada debido a reparaciones por daño causado por la tormenta.
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Learn about VolunteeringBBCL Volunteering
We are so thankful for the outpouring of support from the community during this time. We hear you and we know that Burton Barr Central Library means a lot to you. Find out how you can help.
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eBooks & MoreeLibrary
Download eBooks, music, magazines and more - free with your library card.
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Browse for BooksBooks
Browse or search for books, find staff picks & recommendations.
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Browse for MoviesMovies
Browse or search our DVD collection, find staff picks & recommendations.
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Browse for MusicMusic
Browse or search our music collection, find staff picks & recommendations.
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