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who you


  • Programing for all ages.
    • Toddler
    • Pre-Teen
    • Teens 
    • And Adults
  • 20 Public Access Computers.
  • Free Wi-Fi.
  • Nearly 60,000 Books, Movies, Videos and Recorded Books.
  • Multiple Meeting Room spaces.
  • A newly renovated and expanded children's area.
  • A friendly and helpful staff.
  • Fun and educational program for developing youngsters!

Library programming gets an overhaul!

The BCPL has taken it's typical "Teen" programming and turned it on it's ear creating immersive environments that have become a hit with teens. Immersive programming has become so popular it has expanded into programs for guests ages 18 and up!

Learn More!

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Click the image to visit our Digital Media Services Page!

BCPL Expands Digital Collection and online Capability!

The Breathitt County Public Library works hard to bring you the best services we can.  Our services have long reached far beyond our shelves, rooms and doors into our schools, families, community and now they reach directly into the palm of your hand!

In addition to our Digital Media Services the BCPL has just unveiled a way to access Breathitt County's History.

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Click the image to search our entire collection!

Click the image to visit our Programing Page!


What we offer

The BCPL announces the return of Food For Fines and a brand new partnership with Dav Pilkey!

Food for Fines has returned for 2016! The program will run through the end of December with the Library offering $1 of fine forgiveness for ever non-perishable food item donated. Sorry, no drink mixes of any kind or condiments will be accepted.

Learn More!

The Breathitt County Public Library has been serving the people of Breathitt County and Breathitt Countians at hear for more than 120 years. 

The Library house one of the largest Genealogical collections in the state including the J.K. and Addie Murphy Photography collection! 

In addition the Library also offers 20 public access computers, more than 52,000 books and more than 1,100 DVD's, Blu-Ray's including today's hit movies, classic films and multiple television series.

Come on in and check-out what the Library has to offer!

We have been working hard to preserve the history  of Breathitt County in a way that would be easily accessible to the people of Breathitt County and Breathitt Countians at heart. This is why we are proud to introduce our new digital collection of Genealogical  and historical items!


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