BPL eCards are virtual library cards that allow users immediate entry to all of Boston Public Library's remotely-accessible electronic resources, including magazine databases, downloadable audio, video, eBooks, and music.
Students living in Massachusetts while attending school are eligible for a card. Click here to sign up for one.
Save your ecard number and PIN on your computer for quick access.
You can find books in the Freel Library by searching the online catalog.
When searching the online catalog, a basic search will let you search by keyword, title, author, subject or call number. An advanced search will let you search by a combination of these fields, as well as by format, language, location, and date.