We are always looking to enhance your experience of using the library. With the recent expansion of our main location in Westampton, the addition of a 260 seat auditorium and an extension of our online features, 2013 has been a busy year for us! As we move forward into 2014, we are looking to take the next step into being a library of the 21st century with the debut of a new online catalog!
94 years ago, Burlington County voters approved the creation of the first county-wide library system in New Jersey! In less than a year, a main location in Mt. Holly was open to the public and connecting patrons with information. Book trucks transported books between the 61 stations throughout the county and the library system you know today was just starting to take shape!
Lynda.com offers instant video computer training courses that are very easy to learn from. There are many computer courses available through Lynda, including classes for Photoshop, Dreamweaver, CSS, Excel, AutoCad, and QuickBooks Pro. This service is now available in-house, on all library computers!
Harold Ramis (1944-2014) was a celebrated writer, director and actor who helped create some of the most memorable comedies from the last few decades.Take a look at some of the featured works and performances of a real Ghostbuster.
The Nintendo Wii offers a plethora of gaming experiences across multiple genres and with over 125 games to choose from, the BCLS has you covered. Bringing a room full of friends or family together is something that the Wii does better than any other console, whether it be on a virtual dance floor or swinging through the jungles of Kong Island! Featured below are a few of the best multi-player gaming selections from our collection.
The Caribbean, 1715. Legendary pirates rule the land and sea, plundering fortunes and bringing empires to their knees. Among these outlaws is Edward Kenway, a fearless young captain who earns the respect of the pirates, but whose thirst for gold and glory may destroy everything they have built.
Looking for some great holiday gifts on a budget? Stop by the Friends of the Burlington County Library’s Book Sale on Dec. 7 and 8 and stock up on some gently-used books at bargain prices.
There are millions of items in our system with over 300,000 fiction selections! Throughout the year, hundreds (if not thousands) of authors unwittingly fight for the top spot as Burlington County Library's most popular author.
There are millions of items in our system with over 300,000 fiction selections! This list is comprised of the top ten juvenile fiction authors in the system and their five most requested books of 2013!
When you have a system of nearly 70,000 DVDs, some turn out to be more popular than others. The trends can be different from branch to branch and new arrivals have a lot to prove!