COVID-19 Library Information

Current Service:

  • Our library branches are open to the public during limited hours. For up to date information about hours of operation at your local branch, please see our About Us page
  • Masks are required at all County facilities and staff will be screening patrons at the door.
  • Items are returned to the library are being held in quarantine for 72 hours. They will still show on your library card as checked out until this quarantine period is over.
  • For a complete list of programming happening this fall, contact your local branch or visit Please check back for monthly updates, including Ontario Public Library Week and PA Day events in October.
  • Room rentals are not available at this time.

How to Contact Us

For information about library materials currently checked out, holds, and your library account, please see Library Procedures During the Closure and Holds sections further down on this page.

If you have a question that isn't answered below, please email your local branch and staff will respond when they are able. Please allow for a longer than normal response time.

If you don't currently have a library card but would like one, please fill out this form. We are able to set up temporary cards for adult and teen residents of Wellington County.

Library Procedures During the Closure

Thank you for cooperating with the following library procedures during the closure:

  • All library branches are closed.
  • All programming is cancelled.
  • Room bookings are cancelled. Refunds and rebookings will be addressed when we reopen.
  • All digital resources including eBooks, Kanopy Streaming, Creativebug, and more are still available!

Thank you for your patience and cooperation.


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