BCL Bookfinder

In accordance with the request from Gov. Wolf, our library is closed as part of the effort to manage the current public health crisis. We hope to be open again very soon. In the meantime, let us help you find your next great read with our online book recommendations—BCL Bookfinder.


OverDrive book cover list


Our librarians will reference the books you enjoyed in the past and make some recommendations of titles we currently have available online. Access thousands of digital eBooks and eAudiobooks through OverDrive, Libby, and RB Digital. Fill out this form and a staff member will get back to you within 48 hours with a list of good reads based on your preferences. 


Click here to fill out the Online Book Recommendation Form


Don't have a library card? No problem!

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, Berks County residents without library cards can register for a library card online by visiting the catalog and select “Click here now to register." We’ll create your account within 48 hours to access your library's digital content.

Also...Now through June 30, Berks County residents can sign up for an Instant Digital Card. Check out digital library materials from OverDrive and Libby instantly without a physical Berks County Public Libraries card. Visit our OverDrive page on your desktop or download the OverDrive or Libby apps to log in with the Instant Digital Card to begin borrowing popular eBooks and eAudiobooks in just 30 seconds using only your cell phone number.