eCard Sign-up Instructions
  • Go to the Boston Public Library homepage
  • Click on the drop down menu that says 'Quick Links'
  • Select 'eCards' and then click 'Go.'
  • At the bottom of the page, click on "You can get a registration form here."
  • Next, click on the "Get a BPL eCard" button - located below the login boxes.
  • Fill in the registration form and click "I Accept." After you click "I Accept" you will receive a barcode number and your selected PIN#. Once you have your BPL eCard #, you can immediately begin searching the BPL databases.