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Legal Forms at the Library

  Your Bucks County Library card now gives you access to thousands of customizable legal forms online through our BCFL LawDepot page.  Log in from home or from one of the library’s computers to create an account and get started.   Choose from thousands of forms, including: Power of Attorney Last Will and Testament Prenuptial […]

New Fiction for March

Looking for something to help you while away these rainy days?  Take a look at the new fiction titles hitting library shelves this month.   General Fiction Benediction by Kent Haruf The Supremes at Earl’s All-You-Can-Eat by Edward Kelsey Moore Middle C : A Novel by William H. Gass   Mysteries Breaking Point by C.J. […]

Bucks County Free Library Board Meeting

  Tuesday, March 19, 5:30 pm Doylestown District Library Center 150 South Pine Street, Doylestown

The Next Generation of Library eBooks

Get ready for a new way to enjoy OverDrive eBooks from the library! Check out this video to see some of the new features:     Some of the key features include: One-Step Checkout™: Once you’ve logged in with your library card number, it just takes one click to borrow a title. OverDrive Read™: Read […]

Celebrate Black History Month at the Library

Working on a school project for Black History Month, interested in your family’s story, or just want to know more about the celebration? Here is a sample of resources available through the library and beyond. Family History Ancestry.com (in library use only) Heritage Quest (with your library card and PIN) Images Associated Press Images (with your […]

Bucks County Free Library Board Meeting

  Tuesday, February 19, 5:30 pm Doylestown District Library Center 150 South Pine Street, Doylestown  

Celebrate Black History Month at the Library

  “Poetry is life distilled.” -Gwendolyn Brooks   Read about life distilled in poems from the Harlem Renaissance, the Black Arts Movement and more: The Collected Poems of Lucille Clifton 1965-2010 Funk Lore: New Poems 1984-1995 by Amiri Baraka The Essential Gwendolyn Brooks On the Bus With Rosa Parks: Poems by Rita Dove The Collected […]

Celebrate Black History Month at the Library

Grab some popcorn and spend a few hours with these African-American actors and actresses who have been nominated for Academy Awards. Angela Bassett, nominated 1993, Best Actress for What’s Love Got to Do WIth It? Halle Berry, won 2001, Best Actress for Monster’s Ball; first African-American actress to win in this category Viola Davis, nominated 2011, Best Actress for The Help; 2007 […]

Celebrate Black History Month at the Library

This week, we highlight children’s books…  Ellen’s Broom by Kelly Starling Lyons – Picture Book Ellen has always kept the broom from her parents’ wedding during slavery days on their cabin wall. Now that she’s getting married, she proudly takes it with her to the ceremony. Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America by […]

New Nonfiction

Change Your Life   Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes by Maria Konnikova The Virgin Diet by J.J. Virgin Read A Memoir   My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor My Share of the Task: A Memoir by Stanley McChrystal The Dude and the Zen Master by Jeff Bridges and Bernie Glassman Write Your Own   […]