Summer Holiday and Saturday Hours

The library will be closed on Monday, September 5th to observe the Labor Day Holiday.  Our summer hours began on June 13th.  The library is closed on Saturdays until September 10th!  Enjoy the summer!

Library awarded $10,000 Grant

The Bellingham Library is one of 9 libraries in the state that was awarded a federal LSTA (Library Technology & Services Act) Mind in the Making grant by the MBLC at their July meeting. Mind in the Making grants assist libraries in developing innovative programming and spaces that encourage invention and tinkering, where children ages […]

Newly Renovated Library Teen Room is Open!

The newly renovated Bellingham Library Teen Room is Open!   Click on the Read More… link for the links to our Facebook pages here and here  to see some pictures from our Facebook page of the room and the Grand Opening Celebration!  

Thanks to all who supported the Friends of the Library’s Spring Fundraising Events!

The Friends raised nearly $4000 for the equipment and furnishings for the new Teen Room! Click here to join the Friends of the Library and support library programs!

Now Lending WiFi HotSpots!

The library is lends T-Mobile WiFi HotSpots!  Click here to reserve yours! High Speed Internet, Anytime, Anywhere! No Internet at home?  Borrow ours for:  school papers and projects; job searching online, connecting your laptop or tablet.  On a long car trip?  Have the kids in the backseat streaming movies, music or other content.  On vacation?  Beach […]

Now Lending Chromebooks & Tablets!

You can now borrow Chromebooks or tablets for use on our WiFi network anywhere in the building! Take a Chromebook to the the Quiet Room…. Grab a tablet and relax in the magazine area… Access the Internet wherever you like! See a staff member for details on how to sign up!

Download the Library App!

The library now has its own app!  Use the app to quickly call us, access the online catalog, ebook catalogs, view the event calendar and register for events, and more!  Download from the Google Play or iTunes stores!  

Learning Express Library – Online Learning & Career Assistance for All Ages!

Click here or on the topic you are interested in to access the all of the Learning Express Library Centers: School Center – for elementary, middle and high school aged children.  Practice, lessons and study aids. College Preparation Center – practice tests, interactive tutorials, and eBooks to help you prepare for college success. High School Equivalency […]

Download & Stream Music

Bellingham Library Cardholders can now download and stream music through Freegal® Music!  Each week you can download 3 songs to keep!  You can also stream up to 3 hours per day of music! Freegal® Music is a free music service from your library. All you need is your Bellingham Library Card number number!. Freegal offers download […]

Young Adult Area Renovation Update

Update:  April 19, 2016 We see the light at the end of the tunnel!  This week we expect to receive the new entry doors to the area.  Today we received the cubbies for the students bookbags.  Next week the electrician will be here to install the audiovisual equipment and the library shelving will be delivered […]