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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 graphic novels, paperbacks, board books and book club kits 
* audiobooks including CDs and MP3 CDs 
* movies & TV shows including DVDs and Blu-ray 
* music & sound including CDs and printed music 
* video games 
* magazines & journals including newspapers 
* accessible formats including large print, DAISY and braille 
* multilingual books and movies  
* devices including Launchpads, Fitbits, and iPads 
* community access passes 
For catalogue see here 
Items which may be used in the library include: 
Chromebooks * MacBooks * C-pens * newspapers 
Online Resources: 
Free with your library card, including eBooks, eAudiobooks, streaming music, movies & TV, virtual learning, online job help, language tutorials, reference materials, magazines and newspapers 
For a complete list of resources see here  
For a complete list of programs and events see here 
* accessibility including C-Pen Readers, SARA CE text reader (Central branch only), Optelec Clearview CCTV machine, ZoomText software and ReachDeck software on our website 
* cognitive care kits 
* printing (fee for use), faxing (fee for use - Central, New Appleby and Tansley Wood branches only) and scanning 
* public computers 
* Wi-Fi 
For a complete list of services see here  
Information Burlington  
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  
Makerspace at Central Branch 
A space with 3D printer, laser cutter, vinyl cutter, vinyl printer and embroidery machine * for more information see here 
Meeting Room Rentals 
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 * 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 Heat Cooling Centres ; Health & Physical Disabilities ; Health and Physical Disabilities ; Historic Preservation ; Humanities Clubs/Events ; Libraries ; Meeting Space ; 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 ; Meeting Space ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Public Access Computers/Tools ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Public Libraries ; Public Wi-Fi Sites

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