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Welcome to Selwyn Public Library.

Hours of Operation

**Please note, curbside pickup is by appointment only**

Bridgenorth Library
836 Charles St.
P: 705-292-5065
F: 705-292-6695
Scheduled Curbside Pickup:
Mon 10am - 2pm
Tues 2pm - 6pm

Ennismore Library
551 Ennis Rd.
P: 705-292-8022
F: 705-292-8687
Scheduled Curbside Pickup:
Tues 10am - 1pm
Thurs 3pm - 6pm

Lakefield Library
8 Queen St.

P: 705-652-8623
F: 705-652-8878

Scheduled Curbside Pickup:
Wed 10am - 2pm
Thurs 3pm - 7pm

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Holds and Requests

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Contacts

1. How do I place a hold on library materials?

2. How do I place a hold using my account online?

3. How do I cancel a hold using my account online?

4. If a book or other material is not available at Selwyn Public Library, is it possible to obtain it?

 

How do I place a hold on library materials?

A hold is a reservation for a particular item in the library's collection.

You must have a valid library card to place a hold.

You may place a hold in person at the library, by phone, or through your online account.

When the item becomes available, the library will contact you requesting pickup at your earliest convenience.

How do I place a hold using my account online?

1. Go to the library's online catalogue.

2. Sign in (top right) using your 14 digit library card number and PIN. (Default PIN is books unless you've changed it). 

3. Search for an item. Once you have found an item you'd like to place on hold > click on the place hold button. 

4. Confirm pick-up location, then click OK. 

You will be contacted by the library when the item is available.

How do I cancel a hold using my account online?

1. Go to the library's online catalogue.

2. Sign in (top right) using your 14 digit library card number and PIN. (Default PIN is books unless you've changed it). 

3. Click on holds.

4. Click on the box beside the item you have on hold.

5. Click on Cancel hold(s).

6. Click on yes.

7. Sign out.

If an item is not available at the Selwyn Public Library, is it possible to obtain it?

Yes!  Selwyn Public Library is a member of the province-wide interlibrary loan service and can request materials from other library systems in and outside of Ontario. Contact library staff for assistance.