Sign In
Please note: The library catalog will be unavailable from ​Saturday, October 21 at 5:30 p.m. to Sunday, October 22 at 1:00 p.m. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. 

Do You Have Yours?ALC 2016
Explore our top 5 reasons to get and use your Amazing Library Card...
The Amazing Library Card pageIn page navigation
Visit us!New Sunday Hours
Century, Harmon, Ocotillo and Yucca Libraries now have Sunday hours. These locations are now open 1-5 p.m. for your added convenience.
Locations and Hours pageIn page navigation
Staff PicksSarahs Ghosts Magic History Staff Picks Featurette
Classics, adult fiction, and stories that scare! Meet Sarah.
Sarahs Ghosts Magic and History Staff Picks pageIn page navigation
Read if You Dare!Scariest Books
We asked Phoenix Public Library staff which books kept them up at night, peering over their covers into the dark unknown. Here is what gave us the creeps and spooked us to the core. Readers, beware!
The Scariest Books We've Ever Read Staff Picks pageIn page navigation
eResource FeatureTumbleBookLibrary
TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of animated, talking picture books that help children learn to read in a fun way. TumbleBookBiblioteca, a collection of Spanish books, is also available.
TumbleBookLibrary linkNew tab
Global VoicesNew Americans
In October, we celebrate the diverse voices and experiences of the individuals and families newly-arrived to the United States.
Voices New Americans pageIn page navigation
SpookyJust 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!
Just Read Spooky Interest GuideIn page navigation
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.
BBCL Programming Updates pageIn page navigation
eBooks & MoreeLibrary
Download eBooks, music, magazines and more - free with your library card.
eLibraryIn page navigation
Browse for BooksBooks
Browse or search for books, find staff picks & recommendations.
Books PageIn page navigation
Browse for MoviesMovies
Browse or search our DVD collection, find staff picks & recommendations.
Movie PageIn page navigation
Browse for MusicMusic
Browse or search our music collection, find staff picks & recommendations.
Music PageIn page navigation

Ask Us Help Site Map