Barrie Public Library - Enriching our Community

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About Your Library

About Your Library

Your Public Library is here to provide you with Fun and Information, so come and check us out!

So what is the Barrie Public Library anyway?

It's a place to find material for your own interest or amusement and resources for information.  It is your place to find movies, music, books, magazines and many items for your enjoyment.  It is also somewhere that you can get information about what is happening in your community.  Our website has lots of great links to visit, and super databases.  Take a look at the website or come see us in person! Learn about the library's history.

The library has lots for everyone.

Simply by presenting your library card you can borrow books, DVDs, CDs, and Computer Games etc. There are many information resources online. The library also has programs and events throughout the year.

Where to go for help

The library catalogue is your key to everything we have. You can use it any time, day or night through our website. When you are at the library you can get help finding the items you want. Just go to the Information Desk on either the Children’s or Adult floor. The people behind the desk are happy to help you find information on the shelf or on the computer!

The library is open seven days a week

Branch locations and hours.

Our drop box at the side of the building never closes and our website welcomes you anytime!

Get a Library Card

If you live in Barrie or Oro-Medonte you can register for a free library card. A library card is your ticket to a whole new world. With a library card you have access to everything your library has to offer.