Mobile Job Center Making A Difference

In it’s first few months on the road, the Mobile Job Center Powered by BGE/Exelon is making a difference throughout the Baltimore community.

The Mobile Job Center offers computers, books, information, and assistance for job seekers and career changers in Baltimore city.


The vehicle features twelve individual computer workstations, a print collection, and library staff.


Check out the schedule for the Mobile Job Center here. 






Check out our New Hours!

All branches open 6 days week.  Central Library open 7 days.





Thanks to commitments from both the state and the city, the Pratt Library is expanding hours.  Starting today, all 21 branches will be open 6 days a week.  The Central Library will be open 7 days a week year-round.  We’re so excited to offer more programming and access to our customers across the city of Baltimore.  We’ll be expanding hours even more in 2018… so stay tuned!

Vietnam War Programming

The Vietnam War, a series documentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick tells the epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never been told on film.  All November, the Pratt Library is holding programs and screenings to to spark conversations about the moving documentary.  Check out the trailer for the documentary below, and join us for a month of reflection on the war that changed our country.


Vietnam War: Issues That Got Lost

Tonight, 6:30pm, MD State Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

Arnold R. “Skip” Isaacs, author and journalist who reported from Vietnam for the Baltimore Sun in the 1970’s.