What's New


Spotlight on Health Databases

If you are in need a little more information about your health provider, a prescription drug or a health concern, try out our Health Databases.  Our databases offer a wide range of sources you can use at home 24/7.  Find your physician in the Directory of Board Certified Medical Specialists, research a condition in The Health & Wellness Resource […]


Monthly Story Times, starting this fall

Join us for these fun events once a month.   Shake, Rhythm, & Rhyme!  Saturdays at 11 a.m. A story time for children of all abilities, ages 2-6, along with their families.  This interactive story time is full of sensory activities, rhythmic stories, active rhymes, ASL signs, yoga movement, and more!  Please register in advance. […]

Small child reading

Weekly Fall Story Times

Registration is required for all Fall Story Time groups, and begins on August 24.   Bouncing Babies: Mondays at 10 a.m. for 5 weeks, September 21-October 19. A gentle introduction to finger plays, music, bounces, and early literacy skills for babies 6-12 months old along with a parent or caregiver.  Make the library a familiar […]


Hoopla is live!

Hoopla, a new service for digital library items, is now available to Bloomfield Township residents and employees.  Use your BTPL card to check out a variety of materials on your computer, tablet, or smartphone: movies, television episodes, audio books, eBooks, comics, and music albums!  For more information on how hoopla works, check out our Quickstart guides and […]


Gale Courses Begin July 15!

Never stop learning.  Whether you’re looking for college-level, professional development, or personal enrichment courses, Bloomfield Township Public Library now offers hundreds of online courses that are accessible anywhere online, 24/7. Gale Courses offer well-crafted lessons, expert online instruction, and interaction with fellow students.   Gale Courses offers access to online learning courses that are available anytime, anywhere, any […]