Library Facts & Stats

BPL's IRS Filing: Form 990
Each year Bainbridge Public Library files an IRS Form 990, Return of Organization Exempt From Income Tax. This is a public document and anyone can access and read our annual filing on Guidestar.org, the gold standard for charity and non-profit information and evaluation. Here is our most recent filing on Guidestar.  You can also simply search Guidestar by entering Bainbridge Public Library in the Guidestar search bar.
Library Resources

The Library has many resources available for public use including:

  • Over 30 computers with internet access
  • Wireless internet access
  • Meeting rooms for public use
  • Study and reading areas for individuals and groups
  • A Young People's library and staff dedicated to children's services
  • A Teen Scene study and gathering area
  • Programs for children, families, teens, and adults
  • Award-winning gardens maintained by "Friday Tidy" volunteers
  • 85% of BainbridgeIsland residents have Library Cards
  • About 28% of circulated items are media (music, movies, etc.)