Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

International Students Library Guide: Boston Public Library

Help for international student to navigate the physical and online environment at the University Libraries

Boston Public Library

BPL Health and Safety Guidelines

Online booklet of the art and architectural highlights of the Boston Public LIbrary, Central Library at Copley Square

BPL Resources for Learning English including

Learn Online

Our online learning programs are ready whenever you want to study.

  • LearningExpress Library—Log on and practice for SAT, GED, TOEFL and other education tests. LearningExpress Library is interactive and is based on official tests that will help you improve your scores on academic, civil service, military, and professional licensing and certification exams. It provides immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and individualized analysis of your score. All you need is your Boston Public LIbrary, or BPL card or eCard number.
  • How to get a BPL card or eCard and check Books & More to see what you can "check out"