Library Doors Are Now Open

Library doors Are Now Open!!! 
We’re so happy to welcome you back! We really missed you!

Things will look a little different:

  • Limited library access only (no access to library shelves)
  • Limit of 3 people at a time
  • Masks will be required
  • Physical distancing will be required 
  • One person at the service counter at a time
  • Appointments will be required for most services
  • Library staff will sanitize between customers

Library Hours

Monday 12:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Tuesday – Friday 10:00 am – 6:30 pm

Weekends – Closed

Services Available

Pick-up of pre-packaged library materials

  • Curbside service indoors, by appointment
  • Place requests using the library’s online Koha catalogue or by email or by phone 519-364-1420
  • Library staff can prepare a grab bag of custom selections
  • Outdoor curbside service will still be available by request

See and choose items to borrow

  • Arrange in advance to see a limited selection of material before you borrow
  • Topics, themes or types of materials will be pre-selected by library staff and loaded onto a small cart
  • You may choose from the pre loaded selections
  • Small selections may be pulled on demand
  • Items not chosen will be sanitized and quarantined before being reshelved

Returning borrowed items

  • Please use the exterior library drop box beside the West (10th Avenue) entrance 
  • Returns can also be placed in the drop box at the front service counter
  • Please do not hand returns to staff
  • All library materials will be sanitized and quarantined for a minimum of 72 hours. Staff will observe all necessary safety precautions in handling materials

Computers available by request

  • One computer workstation will be available by appointment
  • You must book an appointment in advance
  • Appointments will be limited to 45 minutes
  • Appointments can be booked by phone or email
  • Computer workstation will be sanitized between appointments

Printing, Copying and other courtesy services

  • Remote Printing using Princh is available. Documents can be sent to the library’s printer in advance for printing and pick up. Learn how to use remote printing service.
  • Limited copying services, documents will need to be quarantined first
  • Purchase bag tags, pick up maps, tourist information, Town guides, obituary research, etc.
  • Pickup of council packages – by prior arrangement to prepare a copy
  • No appointment needed