• Automate . Your source for the most current, accurate, authoratitative auto service and repair information.
    Automate Resource
  • 3 Communities 1 Story book reveal: Spork!
    3 Communities 1 Story
  • Female student holding a stack of books for After Hours Study Hall.
    After Hours Study Hall
  • CloudLibrary Transition Banner
    CloudLibrary Transition Banner

    Brampton Library is transitioning over to cloudLibrary™ as our one, go-to digital platform for eBooks & eAudiobooks. cloudLibrary™ will replace the OverDrive®/Libby platform starting March 19, 2019.

    To discover a continuously growing collection with thousands of new & popular titles to choose from, we encourage you to switch over to the cloudLibrary™ platform. With cloudLibrary, you will benefit from an easy to use interface that provides an intuitive browsing, downloading, reading, and listening experience. Available 24/7 with automatic returns, no late fees, syncing across multiple devices, and customization features, we’re confident that cloudLibrary™ will meet & exceed your expectations.

    Let’s get started! Visit our Getting Started with cloudLibrary™ page for helpful instructions & tutorials.

    Questions? Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for more information.

    For further help, please see the cloudLibrary™ Support site or contact Brampton Library at 905.793.4636

    eBooks


    cloudLibrary

    Access thousands of eBook & eAudiobook titles for all ages and interests through a user-friendly lending service platform. Benefit from an intuitive browsing, downloading, reading, and listening experience with automatic returns and no overdue fees. Available 24/7 and accessible on any desktop or mobile device. Note: The cloudLibrary app is required to read checked out titles.

    OverDrive

    Take your library on-the-go with thousands of new and popular eBook & eAudiobook options to discover and enjoy. Available 24/7 and accessible on any desktop or mobile device.

    Archambault

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    Parlez-vous français? Check out Archambault's French ebook collection. It has a wide variety of electronic titles from Quebec and includes French translations of English works. Browse, checkout titles, and place holds, available 24/7 on any desktop or mobile device. For reading on your smartphone or tablet, download the Bluefire Reader for Android or iOS. For reading on an e-reader, computer or laptop use Adobe Digital Editions. For support information, check out Archambault’s FAQs.

    TumbleBooks

    An online collection of books for preschoolers, elementary school children, and their families. No need for checkouts, waitlists, or downloads: TumbleBooks allows you to read and listen to books on-demand. Make reading a fun experience for kids with read-along storybooks that feature adjustable online text and complete audio narration. Children can also access popular, award winning & classic favourites in fiction, non-fiction, and graphic novel categories. Available 24/7 and accessible on any desktop or mobile device.

    TeenBookCloud

    An online collection of books for middle- and high-school students. No need for checkouts, waitlists, or downloads: TeenBookCloud allows you to read and listen to books on-demand. Improve reading and comprehension skills from a collection of hi/lo literature and enhanced novels that feature professional narration and line by line text highlighting. Get instant access to high-school curriculum reads including Shakespeare’s plays and other classic works. Students can also access popular, award winning & classic favourites in fiction, non-fiction, and graphic novel categories. Available 24/7 and accessible on any desktop or mobile device. 

    eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)

    eBooks from EBSCOhost are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Browse by category or genre/subject, view table of contents, and download eBooks in a few easy steps. For reading on your smartphone or tablet, download the Bluefire Reader for Android or iOS. For reading on an e-reader, computer or laptop use Adobe Digital Editions For support information, check out EBSCO’s Audiobook User Guide.

    eAudiobooks


    Brampton Library Access

    Access to these resources requires a Brampton Library card.

    OverDrive

    Take your library on-the-go with thousands of new and popular eBook & eAudiobook options to discover and enjoy. Browse and search the collection, borrow and place hold on titles, keep track of your reading history, recommend titles for purchase, and benefit from automatic returns and no overdue fees. Available 24/7 and accessible on any desktop or mobile device.

    AudioBookCloud

    Listening to audiobooks on-the-go has never been easier! No need for checkouts, waitlists, or downloads: AudioBookCloud allows you to stream eAudiobooks on-demand. Browse and add titles to your favourites list from categories including fiction (mystery & suspense, romance, sci-fi) nonfiction (biography, history, self-help), classics, and the Spanish language.

    Audiobook Collection (EBSCOhost)

    Audiobooks from EBSCOhost are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Browse by category or genre/subject, listen to sample clips, and download audiobooks in a few easy steps. Listen on your desktop or download the EBSCO Audiobooks app for iOS & Android. For support information, check out EBSCO’s Audiobook User Guide.

  • Happy Family Day! Monday February 18, all branches are closed.
    Family Day Closure
  • Brampton Library Community Galleries
    Brampton Library Community Galleries

    Brampton Library Community Galleries

    Brampton Library provides exhibit space to individuals or groups wishing to display works of art. This free exhibit space enables Library visitors to participate in the creative life of the community, and presents artists with a valued avenue for exhibiting their work.

    Interested in displaying your artwork at the library? Please review Brampton Library’s Policy on Displays and Exhibits and familiarize yourself with the Artist Release and Waiver Liability, as well as the  Community Galleries FAQ.

    To submit your artwork, please complete the application form.

    For more information please contact Catherine Carreiro (ext. 74220) or Surita Dey (ext 74354) at (905) 793-4636 or email ccarreiro@bramlib.on.ca or sdey@bramlib.on.ca

  • What would you do with more time at the library? All Brampton Library branches open Monday through Thursday 10am to 9 pm, Friday through Sunday 10am to 6pm.
    Extended Hours
  • Innovation Zone, Please proceed with great ideas. Programs include 3D printing and modelling, robotics, coding, and other interactive and STEM learning for all ages with Special Events and Networking. Ask staff about taking a FREE orientation session, Link to Maker Space Brampton.
    MakerSpace

    Teenager on Computer

    About:
    MakerSpace Brampton is a joint initiative of the City of Brampton Economic Development Office, Sheridan College Faculty of Applied Science and Technology’s Centre for Advanced Manufacturing and Design Technologies (CAMDT), and Brampton Library to foster creativity, innovation, and exploration in a safe and accessible learning environment.

    What We Have:
    MakerSpaces at Four Corners, Chinguacousy, and Springdale library branches offer free access to maker and digital creation tools. Drop-in during library hours to access equipment with the assistance of staff. Users must complete a MakerSpace User Agreement form.

    Available equipment includes*:

    • MakerBot 3D Printer
    • Lulzbot Mini 3D Printer
    • Ultimaker 2+ 3D Printer
    • Roland CAMM-1 GS-24 Vinyl Cutter
    • Silhouette Cameo 3 Electronic Cutting Machine
    • Canon 9000F Mark II Scanner (includes attachments for digitizing photo negatives and slides)
    • Elgato Video Capture Device (converts analog video from a VHS tape into a high quality digital file)
    • VHS-C Cassette Adapter
    • Wacom Intuos Drawing Tablet (for digital drawing, painting or sketching)
    • Akai Professional MPK Midi Keyboard (a compact keyboard and pad controller for creating beats and music tracks)
    • Desktop computers with software

    *Please note: not all equipment is available at all locations.

    Programs: MakerSpace Brampton programs offer hands-on and interactive learning in 3D printing and modelling, coding, web design, robotics, and other STEM and maker topics for all ages. We also host special events and meetups as well as Tech Talks and Repair Cafés.

    See our Program Calendar for program offerings, dates, locations, and registration details.

    For more information contact us at makerspace@bramptonlibrary.ca or 905-793-4636 x74260

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