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Saturday (summer hours in effect)

10am- 2:00 pm



Summer Hours

Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Holiday Closings: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. BAPL will close at 3pm on scheduled work days preceding the above holidays.

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Library Catalogue

Search the Bradford Area Public Library catalog using the One Screen McKean interface.
The One Screen McKean project established a unified catalog of the materials in all five McKean County public libraries.
One Screen McKean is easy to use and will help you identify the library which owns the titles you are looking for.


Welcome to our new Digital Media virtual branch.
Click on the Overdrive link below to try it out. Experience a new world of reading.


Library Hours

Mon. & Wed. 10 - 7
Tues., Thurs., Fri. 10 - 5,  & Sat. 10-2 (summer hours in effect)

Bradford Area
Public Library

67 West Washington St
Bradford PA 16701-1234
Phone: 814-362-6527

Mission: To provide the resources to inform, educate and enrich our community in a way that demonstrates:
  • Literacy
  • Equal access and diversity
  • Life-long learning
  • Fiscal responsibility and integrity
  • BAPL's rich heritage

Vision: To be a recognized premier library in service to our community.