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Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments New branch hours effective January 7, 2019
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-634-3686
Fax Central Branch 905-681-7277
Website www.bpl.on.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/BurlOnLibrary
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Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/burlonlibrary
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Lita Barrie, CEO
Alternate Executive Brian Kenny, Chair, Burlington Public Library Board
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport ; Donations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) 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) * audiobooks * eBooks * learning courses and databases * lifestyle databases * music downloading and streaming * movie streaming * periodicals or articles 
 
Items which may be used in the library include: 
Chromebooks * iPad Pro (Central branch only) * MacBooks * 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 
* 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 Mon-Thu 9 am-9 pm * Fri 9 am-6 pm * Sat 9 am-5 pm * open Sun 1 pm-5 pm, except Jul 7-Sep 1, 2019
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 Shares facility with Dr. Frank J. Hayden Secondary School
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
3040 Tim Dobbie Dr
Burlington, ON L7M 0M3
 
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Intersection Tim Dobbie Dr and Dundas St/Hwy 5
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Arts / Culture ; Child / Family Services ; Community Programs ; Disabilities ; Emergency / Crisis ; Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Assistive Devices ; Computer & Related Technology Classes ; Computer Access ; Extreme Heat Cooling Centres ; Health & Physical Disabilities ; Historic Preservation ; Humanities Clubs/Events ; Libraries ; Meeting Space ; Parent / Child Programs ; Public Libraries ; Recreation for Children / Families
Service Categories 3D Printing ; Children's Library Services ; Computer Access Aids ; Computer and Related Technology Classes ; 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

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