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A BCCLS account provides you with the flexibility needed to manage your requests on-line.

Here is list of what you can do:
  • Apply for a Card
  • View items currently out
  • Renew items you have out
  • View current requests
  • View fines and fees
  • Create wish lists
  • Save searches
  • Suggest a title
Click on My Account to get started.

The How Do I? link provides a list of Help topics.
Looking for something to do? There's a lot going on in BCCLS libraries! Take a look at our new system-wide calendar of events. Some events are for residents only, but many are open to all. Enjoy!

Click to view the Park Ridge Library calendar
Children Story Time.Storytime is an opportunity to introduce children to books and appropriate library behavior. All children welcome! Caregivers must remain for the entire session. Meets on Tuesdays (10:30 am), Fridays (10:30 am) and Saturdays (11:00 am). NOTE: Activities may be photographed for publicity.

Teen Book Group Meets every 4th Monday at 5:00 PM. For further information please visit us at the library or call (201) 391-5151. NOTE: Activities may be photographed for publicity..

Adult Book Group Meets every 1st Tuesday at 7:00 PM. If you have any book suggestions for upcoming sessions, please visit us or e-mail Karen at

Summer Reading Program begins June 24th. Click here for more information.

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What new items are at the Park Ridge library?

Use the What's New feature to find the most recent and upcoming items.
  • New books
  • New videos
  • New sound recordings
  • New large print
  • New items currently on order
Click on the What's New link to view the list.
Be sure you are familiar with all the things you can do with your BCCLS account!
  • How do I setup an account?
  • How do I perform advanced searches?
  • How do I save my searches?
  • How do I change my account password?
Click on the How Do I? link to view a list of Help topics.

Click on the Park Ridge Library Policies link to view specific Help topics.
Hoopla. hoopla is a digital media service available through the library that enables you to borrow a great selection of movies, television shows, educational/instructional videos, documentaries, full music albums, and audiobooks via your browser, smartphone or tablet (via iOS devices and select Android devices). Click here for more information.

AtoZ World Travel Database. Our newst database provides the most detailed travel resource for business and leisure travelers for more than 200 world cities. No other resource covers so many travel topics, so well, for so many cities. Click here for more information.

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