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Welcome Back

We're delighted to welcome you back into our spaces as of August 10, 2020!

It’s been too long and we have missed you. Library service is going to look a little bit different in this "new normal", so please review the information below about the new processes and safety measures in place.

Checkmark  What's Available

Some library services will be available on a drop-in basis, while others will be available by reservation only.

Drop-in Services

Holds Pickup  Holds pickup

Browse Collections  Browse our collection in person

Faxing and Photocopying  Photocopying and faxing

 

 

Billie's Book Picks

Billie's Book Picks

Need children’s books? Billie Bookbot can help!

Billie’s Book Picks are special surprise bags filled with 5-10 hand-selected books. Choose between Picture Books, Board Books, Early Readers, Comics & Graphic Novels, Non-Fiction and Chapter Books.

Grab a Billie’s Book Picks bag today!

 

Not Available  What's Not Available

Some library services will remain unavailable during this phase of reopening. These include:

Not available  In-person library programs

Not available  Toys and play areas in our Children's departments

Not available  Extended library visits

Not available  Common seating areas

Not available  Newspapers, magazines and musical instruments

Not available  Study rooms and meeting room rentals

 

Keeping Safe  How we're keeping you safe

  • Occupancy limits, per Provincial guidelines
  • Providing hand sanitizer and face masks, as needed
  • Reorganized spaces for physical distancing, including barriers at service points
  • Isolating all returned materials for 72+ hours
  • Increased sanitation schedule
  • Staff training on safety measures

 

How you can help  What you can do to help

  • Stay home if you are feeling unwell, have a fever, new cough, or difficulty breathing
  • Wear a face covering
  • Practice physical distancing
  • Wash or sanitize your hands before entering the building, and frequently throughout your visit
  • Limit the duration of your visit