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Burlington Public Library

Site: Kilbride Branch

Service: Burlington Public Library

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Open hours Mon-Fri 10 am-7 pm, Sat 9 am-5 pm, and Sun 12 noon-5 pm 
* Aldershot, Alton, Brant Hills, New Appleby and Tansley Woods are open for browsing and holds pick up 
* Central is open for customers to check-out library items reserved in advance only (no browsing shelves) 
* temporary holds pick-up location for Kilbride customers is Tansley Woods 
 
Returns: 
Return library items to any branch 24-hour outdoor drop box 
* all returned items are in quarantine for 72-hours before check-in 
 
Computer and Printer Access: 
At open locations, 45-minute sessions are available by appointment only 
* reserve a session by booking online through bpl.on.ca, or calling 905-639-3611 
* customers may book up to eight sessions in the current 30-day period 
* all appointments start precisely on the hour 
* computer sessions must be reserved to use a library printer (no faxing service or walk-in printer access available at this time * cash payment through the printer only)
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-335-4011
Fax Central Branch 905-681-7277
Website www.bpl.on.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/BurlOnLibrary
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/burlonlibrary/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/burlonlibrary
Contact Form www.bpl.on.ca/about/contact
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Lita Barrie, Chief Executive Officer
Alternate Executive Catharine Benzie, Chair, Burlington Public Library Board
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport ; Donations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Open hours Mon-Fri 10 am-7 pm, Sat 9 am-5 pm, and Sun 12 noon-5 pm 
* Aldershot, Alton, Brant Hills, New Appleby and Tansley Woods are open for browsing and holds pick up 
* Central is open for customers to check-out library items reserved in advance only (no browsing shelves) 
* temporary holds pick-up location for Kilbride customers is Tansley Woods 
 
Returns: 
Return library items to any branch 24-hour outdoor drop box 
* all returned items are in quarantine for 72-hours before check-in 
 
Computer and Printer Access: 
At open locations, 45-minute sessions are available by appointment only 
* reserve a session by booking online through bpl.on.ca, or calling 905-639-3611 
* customers may book up to eight sessions in the current 30-day period 
* all appointments start precisely on the hour 
* computer sessions must be reserved to use a library printer (no faxing service or walk-in printer access available at this time * cash payment through the printer only) 
 
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Public library that offers: 
 
Collections: 
Items which may be borrowed include: 
Blu-rays * books (fiction, graphic novels, large print and non-fiction) * books on CDs * CDs * Daisy discs * DVDs * e-Readers * iPads * magazines * multilingual books and movies * video games  
 
Electronic resources include:  
Ancestry.com (in-library use only) * eAudiobooks * eBooks * learning courses and databases * lifestyle databases * music downloading * movie streaming * periodicals or articles * newspapers 
 
Items which may be used in the library include: 
Chromebooks * iPad Pro (Central branch only) * MacBooks * C-pens * newspapers 
 
Services: 
* 3D printing (Central and Alton branches only), fee for use 
* adult, teen and children's programming and events, including computer classes and storytimes 
* aquaponic garden (Central branch only) 
* book club kits  
* cognitive care kits that support the skills and abilities of people living with dementia 
* computers with large screen monitors and ZoomText (all locations except Kilbride branch) 
* faxing to Canada and US (Central, New Appleby and Tansley Woods branches only): $1.25 per page 
* light therapy lamps (all locations except Kilbride branch) 
* Makerspace, for more information see here 
* Optelec print magnifier (all locations except Kilbride branch) 
* printouts and photocopies: 20 cents per page black and white and 40 cents per page colour 
* public computers, with Internet, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, CD/DVD drives (no CD or DVD burner), USB ports 
* Sara CE text reader (Central branch only) 
* scanning 
* seed library (Brant Hills and Central branches only) 
* Wi-Fi 
 
Information Burlington  
Provides free, confidential information & referral to range of government and community services * for more information see here  
 
Local History Services at Central Branch 
Research assistance and access to the local history collection and archives * for more information see here  
 
Visiting Library Services 
Library service to your door when you are not able to come to use * for more information see here 
 
Meeting Room Rentals 
For more information see here 
 
Designated as a local cooling centre during times of extreme heat and a warming centre during times of extreme cold
Hours Tue and Thu 5 pm-8 pm * Sat 10 am-2 pm
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility No restrictions
Application For membership see here
Languages English
Fees None ; Membership is free to people who live, work, attend school or pay property taxes in Burlington 
* for more information see here
Site Information
Site Location Kilbride Public School
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Kilbride Public School
6611 Panton St
Kilbride, ON L7P 0L8
 
View Google Map
Intersection Cedar Springs Rd and Kilbride St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - No automatic door at entrance
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Arts / Culture ; Child / Family Services ; Community Programs ; Disabilities ; Health Care
HCSD Sub Heading Assistive Devices ; Computer Access ; Extreme Cold Warming Centres ; Health & Physical Disabilities ; Health and Physical Disabilities ; Historic Preservation ; Humanities Clubs/Events ; Libraries ; Meeting Space ; Parent / Child Programs ; Public Libraries ; Recreation for Children / Families
Service Categories Children's Library Services ; Cognitive/Learning Aids ~ Dementia ; Computer Access Aids ; Copy Machines ; Extreme Cold Warming Centres ; Extreme Heat Cooling Programs ; Genealogical Collections ; Home Library Services ; Humanities Clubs/Societies ; Large Print Materials/Collections ; Library Audiovisual Services ; Makerspaces ; Meeting Space ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Public Access Computers/Tools ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Public Libraries ; Public Wi-Fi Sites

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