Burlington Public Library

Site: Burlington - Panton St - Kilbride Branch

Service: Burlington Public Library

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-335-4011; 
Text 905-581-6699
Fax (Central Branch) 905-681-7277
E-Mail askalibrarian@bpl.on.ca
Website www.bpl.on.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Burlington-Public-Library/245349649340
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Site Information
Site Location Kilbride Public School
Located In Community Kilbride
Address & Map
Kilbride Public School
6611 Panton St
Kilbride, ON L7P 0L8
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Intersection Cedar Springs Rd and Kilbride St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - No automatic door at entrance
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name BPL
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Maureen Barry, CEO
Alternate Executive Brian Kenny, Chair, Burlington Public Library Board
Funding City / Town ; Provincial ; Donations - (Registered charity)
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Library services include: 
Items which may be borrowed include:  
Popular fiction and non-fiction books for adults, children and youth * multilingual books and movies * CDs * DVDs * books on CD * e-readers and mini iPads * electronic games * magazines * large print books * talking books for those with a visual, learning or physical disability that prevents them from reading conventional print * newspapers for use in-library 
Electronic resources include:  
* wide range of free electronic databases 
* free downloadable e-books, e-audiobooks, music and movies from library website 
* Ancestry.com genealogy database for use in library  
Library catalogue available online, to search, place and cancel holds, renew borrowed items, and view personal accounts * books may be returned to book drops at any Burlington branch 24/7  
* Reference and Readers' Advisory service  
* Children's Services and Youth Services include story times, weekly and special programs  
* Programs for all ages 
* Free wireless Internet access  
* Free use of public computers with Internet, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, CD/DVD drives (no CD or DVD burner), USB ports 
* printouts and photocopies 20 cents (black and white) and 40 cents (colour) per page 
* free scanning 
* faxing (to Canada and US) at Central and Tansley branches only ($1.25 per page) 
* All locations except Kilbride have computers with large screen monitors and ZoomText  
* All locations except Kilbride have an Optelec print magnifier 
* Central Branch has a Sara CE text reader, which reads printed text aloud 
Computer Classes:  
Registration fee * classes held at Central Branch 
Community Information and Referral:  
Information Burlington service provides the public with free, confidential community information & referral to nonprofit and government health and social services and supports, education and training programs, arts, recreation and more * for more information, see here  
Visiting Library Services 
Volunteers deliver library materials to any Burlington resident who is unable to come to the library for three months or more, including to retirement residences and Long-Term Care * for more information, see here 
Burlington Local History Collection (located at Central Branch)  
Includes files on local pioneer families, historic homes and public buildings * Halton area census data since 1842 * local newspapers, indexes, directories and gazetteers * records of local government, churches, cemeteries, schools and societies * items in this collection not available for loan, but staff will retrieve items for the public to use in the library * for more information see here  
Meeting Room Rentals 
For more information see here
Hours Mon, Wed 6 pm-9 pm * Sat 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Follow the instructions to Get A Card
Languages English
Fees None ; * In-library use of materials and resources available free to anyone 
* Membership and borrowing privileges free to people who live, work, attend school or pay property taxes in Burlington, and to residents of Oakville, Milton or Halton Hills  
* Free limited reciprocal borrowing privileges available to Hamilton residents  
* others may pay an annual non-resident fee if they wish to borrow materials
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Children's Library Services ; Comprehensive Information and Referral ; Computer Access Aids ; Copy Machines ; Genealogical Collections ; Home Library Services ; Humanities Clubs/Societies ; Internet Information Resources ; Large Print Materials/Collections ; Library Audiovisual Services ~ Learning Disabilities ; Library Audiovisual Services ~ Visual Impairments ; Meeting Space ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Public Access Computers/Tools ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Public Libraries ; Visual/Reading Aids

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