Orillia Public Library

Site: Orillia

Service: General Services and Outreach

Office Phone 705-325-2338
Fax 705-327-1744
E-Mail info@orilliapubliclibrary.ca
Website https://www.orilliapubliclibrary.ca/en/index.aspx
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Primary Contact Kelli Absalom, Director of Information Services, Orillia Public Library; Phone: (Business) 705-325-8534
Alternate Contact Information Desk, Orillia Public Library; Phone: (Business) 705-325-2556 ext 8534
Primary Executive Bessie Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer, Orillia Public Library; Phone: (Business) 705-325-2573
Hours Tue-Thu 10 am-8 pm; Fri 10 am-6 pm; Sat 9 am-5 pm
Description and Service
Description (Agency) The Orillia Public Library provides information and entertainment to the public.
Description (Service) The library offers a book collection of over 125,000 volumes covering every interest
  • eight newspapers
  • approximately two hundred magazine subscriptions
  • computer databases online
  • 15 internet stations
  • public wifi *automated local newspaper index
  • trade directories and other information resources for business
  • telephone directories from across Ontario
  • career and job search information
  • consumer information, including car buying guides and auto repair manuals
  • publications from federal, provincial & municipal governments including legal & statistical materials
  • local history & genealogy resources, including back issues of Orillia newspapers on microfilm from 1867 to the present
A Community Outreach service is available for those unable to come to the Library

Website, using your library card, you may access the information on over 50 databases to which the library subscribes, providing specialized information in medical health
  • literary criticism
  • poetry
  • newspapers
  • general reference
  • download music, movies, magazines and ebooks
A scanned version of the William Sword Scrapbook provides a pictorial history of early Orillia. And you may link to the OurOntario database to see many photos of early Orillia

The Children's Department serves families and children up to the grade eight level
Eligibility Must be resident of Orillia or Oro-Medonte to receive free services * Others may purchase a membership
Application Registration takes place in person at the front desk, must have identification and proof of address * Call or drop in for more information
Languages English
Fees Membership - for surrounding townships ; None - for residents of Orillia and Oro-Medonte
Volunteer Description No volunteer opportunities available at this time
Location Information
Areas Served Orillia
Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
36 Mississaga St W
Orillia, ON L3V 3A6
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Intersection Andrew St N and Mississaga St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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Every effort is made to ensure that the information in this database is accurate, up-to-date and comprehensive. However, Information Orillia cannot assume liability resulting from errors or omissions. Inclusion or omission of a program or service is not a comment on its quality.