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Image: Instead of Man Reading We Have the Bookworm by Christopher Pearse Cranch via the Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Core Databases

Browse the Print Collection!

The Fiction Collection is located in the Smith Room, alphabetical by author.

The Poetry Collection is located in the Silent Room.

The Literary Biography/Memoir/Essay Collection is located in the Silent Room, in the 800s.

Research Tips & Tricks

Want some help with your database research? There's a guide for that!

Boston Public Library Resources

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Your free Boston Public Library eCard affords you access to the BPL's vast inventory of eBooks and audiobooks, as well as literary research resources.

Learn how to get your card via our BPL eCard research guide.