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Your Legendary Summer Begins


We have been hard at work planning an incredible summer.

Our goal is to bring you incredible programing unlike anything you have ever seen before!

We are keeping a lot of our progarmming under wraps for the time being but, you can bet it's going to be a....

Legendary Summer!

Looking for something? Find it here!

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Return to Grand River!

The BCPL, YOUR Library

What we offer

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

The Library houses 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.

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!


the Perfect Book

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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The BCPL has invites you to return to the beautiful town of Grand River, USA in a brand new immersive event.....

Missing: A Grand River Mystery

This program takes place in 1930, right in the heart of the Great Depression. Hey Bessler is hoping to save his beloved Grand River Hotel but, as we all know, things won't go according to plan!

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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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who you


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