All Anne Arundel County Public Library locations will be closed Sunday, May 28 and Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day. 

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Locations & Hours

Hours for all library locations:
Monday through Thursday: 9 am to 9 pm
Friday and Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm.

Annapolis, Crofton, Glen Burnie, Maryland City at Russett, Odenton, Severn and Severna Park libraries are open Sundays from 1 pm to 5 pm.

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New & Noteworthy

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Summer Reading Club is starting on June 1, but you can pre-register today to be ready for all the challenges, prizes, and fun. Check it out!

Library Blog

I grew up in Severna Park and was an avid library user. My mom made me sign up for the Summer Reading Club every summer - and I have many fond memories of shyly taking my reading log to the library to get a stamp. I’m happy to say that Summer Reading isn’t just for kids - it’s for all ages!

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Bilingual programs

ALO! Anne Arundel County Public Library Latino Outreach

Anne Arundel County Public Library Latino Outreach (ALO) aims to promote library services to the Latino community, highlight Latino culture and celebrate our county’s diversity. Find Out More!

Build a Better World - Summer Reading is Coming!

Library in the News

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Architects and library officials on Tuesday evening unveiled details of the interior layout of the new $24 million Annapolis Regional Library slated to open at the end of 2019.

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Digital Media and Resources

The library provides a wide variety of downloadable content, including eBooks and eMagazines. You can also stream music and download an audiobook.

Zinio digital magazines     Cloud Library
Maryland Digital eLibrary Consortium powered by Overdrive     OneClickDigital from Recorded Books

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Our Homework Center is a great resource for homework help or just general research.

HelpNow Powered by BrainFuseChat live with a tutor 2 pm - 12 am, 7 days a week

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Do you want to learn a new language, become a computer expert or research a personal project? Visit our Research and Learn area.

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Rosetta Stone Library Solution
Rosetta Stone, the premier online language learning resource!

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The library's Job Seeker Resources will help you find a job or learn new skills for a new career!

Local Resources

Anne Arundel County Public Library provides free access to subscription only investment websites in addition to Government and Small Business resources. Visit the Business & Investing area for more.

Morningstar, Value Line, and Gale Small Business Center are some of the resources available from the Library

Student Access to Improved Learning


Anne Arundel County Public School Students! Have you used your SAIL account yet? If you have an AACPS student ID, you have a library card! Find out more. 

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