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Data and community feedback help tell Bellingham Public Library story

library patrons browsing bookshelf

When it comes to measures of success, the Bellingham Public Library stacks up exceptionally well when compared to libraries across the state. The data confirms that Bellinghamsters love their library, use it extensively and receive great value for their public dollars.

Library co-sponsors Art of Death Conference, Oct. 2-11, 2015

The Bellingham Public Library is proud to co-sponsor the second annual Art of Death Conference & Exhibition, Oct. 2-11, 2015 at locations throughout Bellingham including many free workshops and other events being held at the Fairhaven Branch Library.

Our Friends: Key to Bellingham Public Library success

Can you name a non-profit organization in Bellingham that has contributed nearly half a million dollars to our community in the past five years, with no paid staff and few administrative costs?

Grant expert presents free proposal writing class Aug. 11

Are you new to grant proposal writing or want a quick refresher? Join us for a free workshop on August 11 featuring a trainer from Foundation Center, a world leader in matching people and organizations with grant resources.

Joyce Morse Reference Library open, online & by appointment

Morse Library

A new reference collection of more than 500 titles focusing on art and regional history is now accessible to community members and Whatcom County researchers, thanks to a partnership between the Whatcom Museum and the Bellingham Public Library, and generous donations to the Museum.