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Welcome to Selwyn Public Library.

Hours of Operation

Bridgenorth Library
836 Charles St.
P: 705-292-5065
F: 705-292-6695
Mon: 10am - 5pm
Tues & Thurs: 10am - 8pm 
Wed & Fri: 10am - 5pm
Sat: 10am - 4pm 
Sun: Closed

Ennismore Library
551 Ennis Rd.
P: 705-292-8022
F: 705-292-8687

Mon, Wed & Fri: 1pm - 5pm
Tues: 10am - 5pm
Thurs: 10am - 2pm & 6pm - 8pm
Sat: 10am - 2pm
Sun: Closed

Lakefield Library
8 Queen St.

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

Tues & Fri: 10am - 5pm
Wed: 10am - 2pm
Thurs: 10am - 8pm
Sat: 10am - 2pm
Sun & Mon: Closed

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How to renew a library card

All expiring and expired library cards have been extended until August 31st, 2020, so that library customers can continue to enjoy uninterrupted access to all digital resources.

How to get a library card (or online access) if the library is closed

Don’t have a library card? Click here to sign up for a new online membership today.

Status of your book returns

Book drops at all three branches are open. Patrons are encouraged to keep items until we re-open.

Status of Interlibrary loan

Inter-library loan requests will not be ordered until we re-open. Any inter-library loan items that are currently on loan can either be returned through the book drops or kept until we re-open.

Information about loaning periods and overdue fines

Any fines incurred during this closed period will be cleared when we re-open.

All hold pickups will be extended until one week after we re-open.

Any holds placed while we are closed will not be fulfilled until we re-open.

How to contact staff by phone or email

If you have questions, please call our Bridgenorth Branch between 9am-3pm, to talk to a staff member.

Phone: 705-292-5065

Or email us any time:

Authoritative pandemic resources and community information

For the most current information on COVID-19 in our area and for what you can do to be proactive, For current information about COVID-19, how to protect yourself and to help stop the spread of germs, visit the Peterborough Public Health Department’s Novel Coronavirus page

For current information about COVID-19 in Canada, visit Health Canada’s Coronavirus disease outbreak page

For COVID-19 information around the world, visit the World Health Organization’s Coronavirus disease outbreak page