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Contact Information
Office Phone 905-333-9995
Fax Central Branch 905-681-7277
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Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Lita Barrie, Chief Executive Officer
Alternate Executive Catharine Benzie, Chair, Burlington Public Library Board
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries ; Donations ; printing
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Public library that offers: 
Items which may be borrowed include: 
Books (including eBooks, graphic novels, board books, book kits, paperbacks, book plus CD, and book club kits) * audiobooks (including streaming, CDs, downloadable, and MP3 CDs) * movies & TV (including DVD, streaming video, and Blu-ray) * multilingual books and movies * music CDs * printed music * video games * magazines & journals * accessible formats (including large print, Daisy, and braille) * devices (including Launchpads, Fitbits, and iPads) * community passes  
Electronic resources include: * eAudiobooks * eBooks * learning courses and databases * lifestyle databases * music streaming * movie & TV streaming * magazines * newspapers 
Items which may be used in the library include: 
Chromebooks * iPad Pro (Central branch only) * MacBooks * C-pens * newspapers 
* 3D printing (Central and Alton branches only), fee for use 
* adult, teen and children's programming and events, including computer classes and storytimes 
* cognitive care kits 
* faxing (Central, New Appleby, and Tansley Wood branches only), fee for use 
* light therapy lamps (all locations except Kilbride branch) 
* printing, including photocopies and scanning, fee for use 
* public computers 
* reading aids and devices, including C-pens, SARA CE text reader (Central branch), Optelec Clearview CCTV machine (all branches except Kilbride), ZoomText software (all branches except Kilbride), and BrowseAloud software on the website 
* seed library 
* Wi-Fi 
Information Burlington  
Provides free, confidential information & referral to range of government and community services * for more information see here  
Local History Services at Central Branch 
Research assistance and access to the local history collection and archives * for more information see here  
A community place where people create, invent, learn together, and build skills for life * for more information see here 
Designated as a local cooling centre during times of extreme heat and a warming centre during times of extreme cold 
Food for Life Community Fridge location (Aldershot branch only) 
* fresh food and healthy food items are provided by Food for Life and Halton Food for Thought 
* available when branch is open
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-8 pm * Fri-Sat 9 am-5 pm * Sun 12 noon-5 pm (Central and Tansley Woods, Sun 9 am-5pm) * closed holidays
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility No restrictions
Application For membership see here
Languages English
Fees Service - 3D printer, faxing, and printing ; Membership is free to people who live, work, attend school or pay property taxes in Burlington 
* for more information see here
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
550 Plains Rd E
Burlington, ON L7T 2E3
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Intersection King Rd and Plains Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Arts / Culture ; Child / Family Services ; Community Programs ; Disabilities ; Employment / Training ; Health Care
HCSD Sub Heading Assistive Devices ; Computer & Related Technology Classes ; Computer and Internet Access ; Extreme Cold Warming Centres ; Health & Physical Disabilities ; Health and Physical Disabilities ; Historic Preservation ; Humanities Clubs/Events ; Libraries ; Parent / Child Programs ; Public Libraries ; Recreation for Children / Families
Service Categories Children's Library Services ; Cognitive/Learning Aids ~ Dementia ; Computer Access Aids ; Computer Literacy Training Programs ; Copy Machines ; Extreme Cold Warming Centres ; Extreme Heat Cooling Programs ; Genealogical Collections ; Humanities Clubs/Societies ; Large Print Materials/Collections ; Library Audiovisual Services ; Light Therapy ; Makerspaces ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Public Access Computers/Tools ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Public Libraries ; Public Wi-Fi Sites

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