Services

Accessibility

Wellington County Library wishes to provide service in a format that meets the need of the user or do our very best to source the same.

Public libraries

     19.   (1)  Every obligated organization that is a library board shall provide access to or arrange for the provision of access to accessible materials where they exist. 

(2)  Obligated organizations that are library boards shall make information about the availability of accessible materials publicly available and shall provide the information in accessible format or with appropriate communication supports, upon request.

(3)  Obligated organizations that are library boards may provide accessible formats for archival materials, special collections, rare books and donations.

(4)  Obligated organizations that are library boards shall meet the requirements of this section by January 1, 2013.

(5)  For the purposes of this section,

"library board" means a board as defined in the Public Libraries Act, a public library service established under the Northern Services Boards Act or a county library established under the County of Lambton Act, 1994, being chapter Pr31 of the Statutes of Ontario, 1994, the County of Elgin Act, 1985, being chapter Pr16 of the Statutes of Ontario, 1985, or The County of Lennox and Addington Act, 1978 , being chapter 126 of the Statutes of Ontario, 1978.

Rent a Meeting Room

Meeting rooms are available at the Aboyne, Arthur, Clifford, Drayton, Elora, Fergus, Harriston, Mount Forest, Palmerston and Puslinch branches.

 Meeting Room with tables and chairs

Effective January 1 2017, HST will be added to all room rental rates.

The rental rate, including HST, is as follows:

$16.95 per hour
$56.50 per 1/2 day
$113.00 for a full day

Please contact the branch for availability.

Use a Computer

All Wellington County Library branches have several computers, with internet access, available for use. Surf the web, access the library's databases or search the catalogue.

Laptops are available to borrow for in library use at some branches.

WiFi

WiFi is available at all Wellington County Library branches. Bring your laptop or mobile device into any branch for free, high speed, wireless access to the internet.

Open your Wi-Fi settings, and select CofW - Library - Guest. Depending on your device, the user agreement screen will either pop up automatically, or will display when you open your web browser. Click "I Accept" to begin.