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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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What we offer

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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  • 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 Collection Overhaul

Our staff has been hard at work moving, cleaning and resolving titles over the past few weeks. All in an effort to better serve you, the people of Breatthitt County. To find out more please click the link below!

Learn More!

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The BCPL's annual fine forgiveness program "Food for Fines" returned  along with a brand new partnership with Dav Pilkey!
Food for Fines ran through the end of 2016 and once again had an amazing turn out. Our newest fine forgiveness program was a huge success as well! 

To learn how Captain Underpants helped the BCPL....

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