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Thu 29

Thursday ELL Conversation Free Class on Zoom

October 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fri 30
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Bartlesville Public Library

600 S. Johnstone

Bartlesville, OK 74003

918-338-4161

Hours:

BPL Hours -
Monday - Friday:
9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday:
9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Days Library is Closed

bpl@cityofbartlesville.org

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Genealogy

BPL is Now Open!

We will also continue serving patrons with
Curbside Pickup!


BPL’s hours are:
Monday – Thursday:

9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
&
Friday – Saturday:

9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.


You are encouraged, but not required,
to wear a mask while in the library.
For the first two weeks of June,
we will limit patrons in the library to 91,
(by Bartlesville Ordinance and Covid-19 recommended guidelines).

We ask that our patrons limit their visit time to 30 minutes. Exceptions can apply to those who have a designated
appointment for public computer usage or
appointments in the Business Center or the Creative Corner.

We will accept returns for the Library of Things at the Reference Desk; however, we will not begin lending Things at this time.
We expect to begin lending from the Library of Things collection again on June 15.

We have made good use of our time while closed by performing many renovations.
We hope you love them!

Please remember to observe social distancing guidelines while in the library, wash your hands and use the provided hand sanitizer.

For everyone’s safety, returned library materials will undergo a
72-hour quarantine and sanitation procedure prior to placing the item into circulation.

We are so excited to be able to serve you again,
and cannot wait to welcome you back!
If you have any questions please contact us at 918-338-4171.

Bartlesville Public Library –
Serving our community with excellence!

Bartlesville Public Library is taking Digital Library card applications over the phone or through email!

To apply over the phone, please call (918)338-4171.
Also, you may download the application (HERE), complete it and email it to us at bpl@cityofbartlesville.org.

Your application will be processed quickly and you will be provided your new BPL Digital Library card number, also by phone or email. This will allow you to immediately begin enjoying all our virtual services! We will also mail your physical card to you.

Additionally, those who have traditional BPL cards already have access to these services! BPL will continue to post more information about our virtual/online services and how you access them.

Bartlesville Public Library –
Virtually serving our community with excellence!

Bartlesville Public Library puts the safety of our community first.

We have many online/virtual services that can be accessed from home with a traditional or digital BPL card: Click HERE.

This includes the Oklahoma Virtual Library!
Click HERE.
eBooks & eAudio Books can be downloaded onto mobile devices via the OverDrive or Libby Apps. Our Reference Staff can help you set up the Apps, (918)338-4168.

Also, FREE Wi-Fi is accessible from our parking lot;
you don’t even need to leave your car!

Bartlesville Public Library – Serving our community with excellence!

The Bartlesville Genealogical Society will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 pm  Monday, July 10, in the Library’s upstairs meeting room. The public is invited.
At 6:30 pm, Rita Bibles, an experienced genealogist, will discuss “Where Do You Start Your Research”. She will explain how you should begin with yourself and work backwards. She will also explain how to use a pedigree chart and why you will want to complete the family group sheets.
At about 7:15 pm, experienced genealogists will be on hand to answer questions from members and guests concerning ancestry search efforts. If time permits, a tutorial will be presented on the use of Ancestry.com, FamilySearch.org and Findagrave.com.

If you are looking for assistance in tracking your family information, experienced genealogists will be available on Saturday, May 20 from 9 to 4 in the Local and Family History Room of the Bartlesville Public Library. Volunteer genealogists will be there to guide you, whether you are beginning family research or need suggestions to further your research. It is helpful to bring the family information you already have, along with the questions or family information you need answered. All genealogy assistance is a free service provided by the Bartlesville Genealogical Society.

The Bartlesville Genealogical Society will hold its regular monthly meeting at 6:30 on Monday evening, May 8, in the Bartlesville Public Library’s upstairs meeting room (Conference Room A). The public is invited.

During the 6:30 Beginner’s Corner portion of the meeting, Rita Bibles, an experienced genealogist, will discuss “The importance of using maps and visiting locations in your genealogical search”. At the second portion of the meeting, about 7:15, the guest speaker will be Nadine Hawke, Head of Reference Services at Bartlesville Public Library. She will discuss “Navigating the Local and Family History Map Collection for Your Family Research.” Those in attendance will learn about the maps in the library and how to use them for genealogical research, as well as the new restructuring of your Family History room at the library.

 

If you are looking for assistance in tracking your family information, experienced genealogists will be available on Saturday, April 22 from 9 to 4 in the Local and Family History Room of the Bartlesville Public Library. Volunteer genealogists will be there to guide you, whether you are beginning family research or need suggestions to further your research. It is helpful to bring the family information you already have, along with the questions or family information you need answered.
The purpose of the Bartlesville Genealogical Society is to promote and encourage the common interest of family genealogy. All genealogy assistance is a free service provided by the Society.