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Library Services During COVID-19

Discover which services are currently available for customers of the Library.


COVID-19 Information and Resources

Get information regarding COVID-19, where to get a test, vaccines and more.

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Ida - An Idaho Library App

Introducing our new app, Ida – An Idaho Library App! The app is available for iOS and Android devices, making it easy to access your Boise Public Library account on-the-go. 


Curbside Hold Pickup

Available at all Boise Public Library locations, Monday - Friday, 10am-6pm, and Saturday from 10am-2pm.

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Personalized Picks

Submit a request to get personalized selections and recommendations from our librarians.

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Get a Library Card

Contactless options to get a Library card are now available. Apply today!

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The Boise Public Library improves community members' quality of life by supporting their efforts to enhance knowledge, realize creative potential, and share ideas and stories.


We are committed to intellectual freedom, universal access, innovation, and providing a world class experience for all members of the community. 

Contact Us

Phone: (208) 972-8200
Renewal by Phone: (208) 972-8980
TTY: 1-800-377-3529

Library Director:  Jessica Dorr

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