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We're here for you during this time.

Let’s face it – how you learn, work, and live has changed drastically over the past few months. And we’ve changed too. With a variety of digital and in-person services, we’re here to help you connect, learn and grow.

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What's in Person and Online 

Our locations are open with limited in-person services. We’re constantly adapting our services to better meet your needs, and with your safety at the forefront of our minds.

For Parents, Teachers, and Kids

Whether you’re a teacher, parent or student, we’ve got a variety of online, take home and in person services to help you through a school year like no other.

Business & Professional Development

Develop new skills with us through free access to professional development through online programs, Lynda.com and more. You can also meet with a business advisor.

Looking for help?

Use our Ask Us form or our Virtual Reference Desk to connect with library staff. Staff can provide book recommendations, research support, or assistance with accessing our many eResources. 

Support Groups

Connect with your community through virtual and interactive support groups for parents, seniors and more.

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If you live, work or go to school in York Region, your library card opens up a world of opportunities to learn languages, download magazines, and more.

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New in the library

Houseplants for Beginners cover
Houseplants for Beginners
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Carry On: Poetry by Young Immigrants cover
Carry On: Poetry by Young Immigrants
Carry On: Poetry by Young Immigrants details
Snacks: Easy Way to Satisfy Your Cravings cover
Snacks: Easy Way to Satisfy Your Cravings
Snacks: Easy Way to Satisfy Your Cravings details
Patient Zero: Solving the Mysteries of Deadly Epidemics cover
Patient Zero: Solving the Mysteries of Deadly Epidemics
Patient Zero: Solving the Mysteries of Deadly Epidemics details
Real Superheroes: A Celebration of Essential Workers cover
Real Superheroes: A Celebration of Essential Workers
Real Superheroes: A Celebration of Essential Workers details
True or False: A CIA Analyst's Guide to Spotting Fake News cover
True or False: A CIA Analyst's Guide to Spotting Fake News
True or False: A CIA Analyst's Guide to Spotting Fake News details
Something's Wrong! A Bear, a Hare, and Some Underwear cover
Something's Wrong! A Bear, a Hare, and Some Underwear
Something's Wrong! A Bear, a Hare, and Some Underwear details
The Outdoor Scientist: The Wonder of Observing the Natural World cover
The Outdoor Scientist: The Wonder of Observing the Natural World
The Outdoor Scientist: The Wonder of Observing the Natural World details
The Explorer's Guide to Algonquin Park cover
The Explorer's Guide to Algonquin Park
The Explorer's Guide to Algonquin Park details
Brave Green World: How Science Can Save Our Planet cover
Brave Green World: How Science Can Save Our Planet
Brave Green World: How Science Can Save Our Planet details
Butterflies Are Pretty... Gross! cover
Butterflies Are Pretty... Gross!
Butterflies Are Pretty... Gross! details
The Anti-Book cover
The Anti-Book
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Missing Each Other: How to Cultivate Meaningful Connections cover
Missing Each Other: How to Cultivate Meaningful Connections
Missing Each Other: How to Cultivate Meaningful Connections details
Applesauce Is Fun To Wear cover
Applesauce Is Fun To Wear
Applesauce Is Fun To Wear details
Merci Suárez Can't Dance cover
Merci Suárez Can't Dance
Merci Suárez Can't Dance details
We Had a Little Real Estate Problem cover
We Had a Little Real Estate Problem
We Had a Little Real Estate Problem details
The Autumn of the Ace cover
The Autumn of the Ace
The Autumn of the Ace details
Itty-Bitty Kitty-Corn cover
Itty-Bitty Kitty-Corn
Itty-Bitty Kitty-Corn details
Ageless: The New Science of Getting Older Without Getting Old cover
Ageless: The New Science of Getting Older Without Getting Old
Ageless: The New Science of Getting Older Without Getting Old details
How to Work Without Losing Your Mind cover
How to Work Without Losing Your Mind
How to Work Without Losing Your Mind details
Chlorine Sky cover
Chlorine Sky
Chlorine Sky details
Blue Floats Away  cover
Blue Floats Away
Blue Floats Away details
Black Panther: Tales of Wakanda cover
Black Panther: Tales of Wakanda
Black Panther: Tales of Wakanda details
Eat to Beat Depression and Anxiety cover
Eat to Beat Depression and Anxiety
Eat to Beat Depression and Anxiety details
The Dragon in the Library cover
The Dragon in the Library
The Dragon in the Library details
Firekeeper's Daughter cover
Firekeeper's Daughter
Firekeeper's Daughter details
We Want Names, Too! cover
We Want Names, Too!
We Want Names, Too! details
Do Better: Spiritual Activism for Fighting and Healing from White Supremacy cover
Do Better: Spiritual Activism for Fighting and Healing from White Supremacy
Do Better: Spiritual Activism for Fighting and Healing from White Supremacy details
The History of the World in 21 Women cover
The History of the World in 21 Women
The History of the World in 21 Women details
How to Garden: A Practical Introduction to Gardening cover
How to Garden: A Practical Introduction to Gardening
How to Garden: A Practical Introduction to Gardening details