Despite the lockdown that takes effect today, Brampton Library will continue to offer limited in-branch services at Chinguacousy in the Civic Centre, Four Corners, and Springdale Branch Libraries. Our remaining branches, while closed to the public, offer Curbside Pickup, with expanded hours at most locations beginning today. All branches, whether open or Curbside, offer our new Grab ‘n’ Go bags. Materials can be returned easily and safely through our 24-hour external dropboxes at all branches.

Service Modifications at our Open Branches:

Effective today, and for the duration of the current lockdown period, our Chinguacousy, Four Corners, and
Springdale Branch Libraries are open for these services only:

  • In-branch holds pick up
  • Brief use of our computers for transactional purposes
  • Printing and photocopying services

Please note that in-branch study space and the use of personal devices to work or study is not available or permitted at this time.

Expansion of Curbside Pickup Hours:

We are grateful to be able to continue to provide access to our materials during the COVID-19 pandemic as per provincial guidelines. Curbside Pickup offers you the flexibility to pick up your holds at any of our branches, even if they are closed. When placing holds, you will be prompted to select your pickup location. In order to serve you better, we are pleased to announce our expanded hours for this service at most locations. Please note that Curbside Pickup hours at South West remain Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 2:00 – 5:00 pm.

New Curbside Pickup Hours for Cyril Clark, Gore Meadows, Mount Pleasant Village, and South Fletcher’s

  • Mondays: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Wednesdays: 2:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Fridays - 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

For more information about our open and Curbside locations and to watch video tutorials, please click here.

If you’re not sure what titles you would like to place on hold, but you want some new books to read right away, discover our Grab ‘n’ Go and Book Bundles services. Our librarians have put together surprise bags of books on ever-changing themes. Pick up your Grab ‘n’ Go bag at any Brampton Library branch. If you have a theme in mind, head to our website and complete the Book Bundles request form.

Our highest priority remains the safety of our customers and staff. We have worked collaboratively with the City of Brampton to enhance our health and safety protocols through the following:

  • During our operating hours at these branches, we will close to the public every 90 minutes, for 30
    minutes of cleaning multi-use and high-touch areas
  • We have installed plexi-glass shields at our service points
  • All customers and staff must wear masks in our buildings, in compliance with the City of
    Brampton Mandatory Mask By-Law 135-2020
  • Everyone is asked to self-monitor for symptoms of illness and not enter a library branch if feeling unwell.

Please check for the latest service updates on our website and on our social media platforms - Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Click here sign up for our email updates.

Thank you for your patience!

We are delighted to announce the return of some in-branch library services starting on Tuesday, September 8, 2020.

Our Chinguacousy Branch Library in the Civic Centre, Four Corners Branch Library in Downtown Brampton and Springdale Branch Library, just north of Sandalwood Parkway and Bramalea Road, will open six days a week with limited hours to offer these services: 

  • Holds pickup
  • Computer and wifi use
  • Printing 

For our new hours of operation at these branches, effective September 8, please click here.

Our highest priority remains the safety of our customers and staff. We have worked collaboratively with the City of Brampton to enhance our health and safety protocols through the following:

  • During our operating hours at these branches, we will close to the public every 90 minutes, for 30 minutes of cleaning multi-use and high-touch areas
  • We have installed plexi-glass shields at our service points
  • All customers and staff must wear masks in our buildings, in compliance with the City of Brampton Mandatory Mask By-Law 135-2020
  • Everyone is asked to self-monitor for symptoms of illness and not enter a library branch if feeling unwell.

Our popular Curbside Pickup service will continue at Cyril Clark and South West Branch Libraries and will be added to Gore Meadows, Mount Pleasant Village and South Fletcher’s Branch Libraries on Wednesday, September 9, 2020. Hours of operation for Curbside Pickup are Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 2:00 - 5:00 pm.

Taken together, our in-branch and curbside service gives you the flexibility to pick up your borrowable materials at all eight branches of Brampton Library and return them at your convenience through our 24-hour external drop boxes. 

These past months have been challenging for all of us and we have missed seeing you in our branches. Please check for the latest updates on our website and on our social media platforms - Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. To sign up for our email subscriptions, please click here.

Thank you for your patience!

 Sincerely,

Jaipaul Massey-Singh, Brampton Library Board Chair

Susan Bartoletta, Interim CEO

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