Contactless services inside branches – effective June 14

11/06/2021

As of June 14, 2021, there will be contactless services inside most branches, with capacity limits in place. This means:

  • Holds can be picked up on shelves and checked out at self-checkout stations.
  • Borrowed items can be returned via book drops anytime.
  • Access to PCs, Chromebooks, and printing, where these are available.
  • Hours of operation remain the same, except at Osgoode.
  • Mask-wearing remains mandatory inside, and outside in line.

For more details, go to Current Branch Services.

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Help for parents of young children, with a focus on early literacy

Programs and Events

Events

Summer Parent-Baby Connections

oin us for a virtual Babytime program for young children, ages 0 to 18 months. We will explore memorable songs, rhymes and resources to bond...

Thursday Jul 8, 2021 at 2:30pm / until Aug 19, 2021

Summer Parent-Baby Connections

oin us for a virtual Babytime program for young children, ages 0 to 18 months. We will explore memorable songs, rhymes and resources to bond...

Thursday Jul 8, 2021 at 2:30pm / until Aug 19, 2021

Summer Parent-Baby Connections

oin us for a virtual Babytime program for young children, ages 0 to 18 months. We will explore memorable songs, rhymes and resources to bond...

Thursday Jul 8, 2021 at 2:30pm / until Aug 19, 2021

Summer Parent-Baby Connections

oin us for a virtual Babytime program for young children, ages 0 to 18 months. We will explore memorable songs, rhymes and resources to bond...

Thursday Jul 8, 2021 at 2:30pm / until Aug 19, 2021

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